Politics 55 Asian Pacific countries endorse India for non-permanent UNSC seat Updated : June 26, 2019 11:10 AM IST Each year the General Assembly elects five non-permanent members for a two-year term. India has served as a non-permanent member in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) seven times. Eight years after the end of the last term in 2012, India has been seeking to re-enter the Security Council. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.