Member of Parliament or simply MP, is one of the most important elected representatives in India. There are two houses in India, the first one is Rajya Sabha (Council of States), and the Lok Sabha (House of the People). Rajya Sabha MP is not elected directly by the people of India. However, the Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha is elected directly by the people of India. They have good and strong representation in the Parliaments of India.
A lot of people want to meet their representative aka Member of Parliament for several reasons. Most of them don’t know how to meet Member of Parliament in India personally and face to face. So, let’s read our best tips and guide to meet your MP easily and quickly.
Best Ways to Meet Member of Parliament in India
1. Request An Appointment Directly to the MP
It is the best way to approach your leader in India. Just write a simple letter to him/her, asking for a small meeting with him/her. However, you should have good reason otherwise you would not get even a response from their office. If possible, attach supported documents with your request.
2. Meet Through Your Constituency MLA
If your MP is not taking interest in your matter, then don’t worry. Just seek help from your constituency’s MLA and convince him/her to help you to meet Member of Parliament in person and face to face. Most of MLAs are directly connected with the people of their constituency. However, if your MLA don’t know you, then don’t worry. Take help from any press reporter or journalist or other local leaders who may be useful and helpful to you to meet your MLA in person.
3. During Elections Rallies
Member of Parliament participates in many elections rallies throughout the year. So, it is also one of the best ways to meet your Member of Parliament.
Article first published on June 16, 2016.