ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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MPs as Nation-Builders

"Nation-formation is a political function of all nation-states, . . In India the status and conditions or national integration are visible in the connection or disjunction between decisions in the Lok Sabha on the one hand and relations of MPs with their constituents on the other'', in this article the author examines the role of the Members of Parliament belonging to the ruling party and the opposition in establishing channels of communication between their constituents and decision-makers, in articulating needs of the former and influencing the policies of the latter.

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