Date of birth : 17/02/1953
Parents : Digambar Patel, Shantamma
Spouse : Vinodha, Shobha
children : Bajireddy Jagan, Bajireddy Ajaykumar, Dharani
Political Background >
Bajireddy Govardhan started his political carrier as Sarpanch of Chimanpally village in Sirikonda mandal of Nizamabad district. Later he was elected as MPP for two terms. He was in Congress and won as MLA twice from Armoor and Banswada constituencies. Mr. Govardhan, a blue-eyed boy of former Chief Minister YS Rajasekhar Reddy, joined YSR Congress Party for brief period after the demise of Mr. Reddy. In 2014 elections, he won as MLA, Nizamabad Rural constituency. He had tussle with senior Congress leader and former Minister D. Srinivas and the rivalry is continuing. However, he took time to mingle with TRS cadre and now it is a cakewalk for him within the party. As he was in the Congress for long time and strongly came out against Naxal movement in Telangana, the extremists attacked him thrice, but eventually he escaped. He is also having record of slapping of an MLC in the past for which he was booked. He became the MLA of Nizamabad rural for the second term on TRS ticket by defeating the Congress candidate R. Bhupati Reddy. In the elections, he got a majority of 29,646 votes.
Development activities: No concentration was made on the developmental activities of the constituency.
Business & Properties >
Businesses: No
Assets, Liabilities:
He has shown Rs.2 crores of properties and Rs. 77 lakhs liabilities in his election affidavit filed ruing 2014 general elections.