Legislative Council (Vidhana Parishat)
It is the Upper House of State Legislature Assembly and comprises not less than 40 members. Out of these, one-third are elected by electorates of municipalities, district board, etc. Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs) select one-third of the members and the Governor selects one-sixth of the members. Graduates select one-twelfth of the members and the remaining one-twelfth are selected by teachers.