What is the full form of MLA
MLA: Member of Legislative Assembly
MLA is a representative of legislative assembly (a lower house of state legislature) , elected by the voters of a constituency. MLA have different responsibility according to their positions. Some MLAs have more than one responsibilities. For example: As well as an MLA he can be a cabinet minister and CM also.
In every state, there may be 4-9 MLAs for an MP (Member of Parliament).
Criteria for becoming a MLA
There are some basic criteria for becoming a member of legislative assembly (MLA).
Responsibilities of an MLA