Owing to rich cultural diversity, India’s political fabric has seen the emergence of many strong state parties. These cater to the interests of their particular states, and are often critical to make or break alliances in the Lok Sabha elections. The table below provides a list of the various state political parties in India, in alphabetical order.

S.No Location Name Abbreviation
1 Delhi Aam Aadmi Party AAP
2 Arunachal Pradesh Arunachal Congress AC
3 Tamil Nadu All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam AIADMK
4 Assam Asom Gana Parishad AGP
5 West Bengal All India Forward Bloc AIFB
6 West Bengal All India Trinamool Congress AITC
7 Assam Assam United Democratic Front AUDF
8 Odisha Biju Janata Dal BJD
9 Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam DMK
10 Haryana Indian National Lok Dal INLD
11 Karnataka and Kerala Janata Dal (Secular) JD(S)
12 Bihar and Jharkhand Janata Dal (United) JD(U)
13 Jammu and Kashmir Jammu & Kashmir National Conference JKN
14 Jammu and Kashmir Jammu & Kashmir National Panthers Party JKNPP
15 Jammu and Kashmir Jammu & Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party JKPDP
16 Jharkhand Jharkhand Mukti Morcha JMM
17 Kerala Kerala Congress KEC
18 Kerala Kerala Congress (M) KEC(M)
19 Bihar Lok Jan Shakti Party LJP
20 Goa Maharashtrawadi Gomantak MAG
21 Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam MDMK
22 Manipur Manipur Peoples Party MPP
23 Kerala Muslim League Kerala State Committee MUL
24 Nagaland and Manipur Nagaland Peoples Front NPF
25 Tamil Nadu Pattali Makkal Katchi PMK
26 Bihar Rashtriya Janata Dal RJD
27 West Bengal Revolutionary Socialist Party RSP
28 Punjab Shiromani Akali Dal SAD
29 Sikkim Sikkim Democratic Front SDF
30 Goa United Goans Democratic Party UGDP
31 Maharashtra Shivsena SHS
32 Uttar Pradesh Samajwadi Party SP
33 Andhra Pradesh Telugu Desam TDP
34 Andhra Pradesh Telangana Rashtra Samithi TRS
35 Meghalaya United Democratic Party UDP
36 Uttarakhand Himalayas Uttarakhand Kranti Dal UKKD