Abbreviations Used

A.I.M.L.

All India Muslim League

B.J.P.

Bharathiya Janata Party

B.J.S.

Bharathiya Jan Sangh

B.L.D.

Bharathiya Lok Dal

INC

Indian National Congress

C.M.P.

Communist Marxist Party

C.P.I.

Communist Party of India

C.P.I. (M)

Communist Party of India (Marxist)

D.L.P.

Democratic Labour Party

D.S.P.

Democratic Socialist Party

I.C.(S)

Indian Congress (Socialist-Sarat Chandra Sinha)

Ind.

Independent

I.N.C.

Indian National Congress (Socialist)

I.S.P.

Indian Socialist Party

I.N.C.(N)

Indian National Congress (Nijalingappa)

Ind. (OPP)

Independent (Opposition)

Ind. (R.F.)

Independent (Ruling Front)

I.U.M.L.

Indian Union Muslim League

J.S.

Jan Sangh

Janata (G)

Janata (Gopalan)

Janata (S)

Janata (Secular)

K.C.

Kerala Congress

K.C.(J)

Kerala Congress (Joseph)

K.C. (M)

Kerala Congress (Mani)

K.C. (S)

Kerala Congress (Socialist)

K.C. (P.G.)

Kerala Congress (Pillai Group)

K.M.P.P

Kisan Mazdoor Praja Party

K.S.P.

Kerala Socialist Party

K.T.P.

Karshaka Thozhilali Party

L.D.F.

Left Democratic Front

M.L. (O)

Muslim League (Organization)

N.D.P.

National Democratic Party

N.R.S.P.

National Revolutionary Socialist Party

P.S.P.

Praja Socialist Party

R.S.P.

Revolutionary Socialist Party

R.S.P.(S)

Revolutionary Socialist Party 
(Sreekantan Nair)

S.S.P.

Samyukta Socialist Party

S.U.C.I.

Socialist Unity Centre of India

S.P.

Swatantra Party

S.R.P.

Socialist Republican Party

T.S.

Tamilnadu Congress

T.T.N.C.

Travancore Tamil Nadu Congress

U.D.F.

United Democratic Front