The CPI(M) Parliamentary Party Group, consisting of 9 members of the Rajya Sabha, 9 members of the Lok Sabha  and  2 CPI(M) supported independents of the Left and Democratic front elected in Kerala met today and decided  on the following office-bearers in both the Houses.

Lok Sabha

Leader : P. Karunakaran

Deputy Leader : Md. Salim

Chief Whip :Jitendra Chaudhury


Rajya Sabha

Leader : Sitaram Yechury

Deputy Leader: P. Rajeeve

Chief Whip : T. K. Rangarajan


The Parliamentary Party Group also elected the Parliamentary Party Committee consisting of Sitaram Yechury (Rajya Sabha) [Convenor], P. Karunakaran (Lok Sabha), Md. Salim (Lok Sabha), T. K. Rangarajan (Rajya Sabha), Tapan Sen (Rajya Sabha), P. Rajeeve (Rajya Sabha), Jitendra Chaudhury (Lok Sabha).