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 Rajya Sabha
Leader : P. Karunakaran Sitaram Yechury
Deputy Leader: Md. Salim P. Rajeeve
Chief Whip : Jitendra Chaudhury 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).