Date of birth : 08/11/1969
Place of birth : Kondareddypally village in Wanguru village of Mahabubnagar district
Parents : Narsimha Reddy, Ramchandramma
Spouse : Geeta
children : Nymisha
Political Background >
Revanth Reddy, in the beginning, was a leader in ABVP and later worked as a full time member in RSS. Later he quit BJP protesting against its pre-poll alliance with TDP. He started his political career by playing a keyrole in Palamuru Garjana conducted by TRS Party in 2003. But due to some disturbances created in the party, he came out of it and contested in ZPTC elections as an independent candidate. He won as the ZPTC member of Midjel Mandal, Mahabubnagar district. Later, he got elected as MLC with highest majority of votes as an independent candidate. And the next is his joining in TDP and in 2008, he stood as a winner over Gurunath Reddy in 2014 elections and becoming an MLA of Kodangal constituency.
Later he took a major decision of quitting TDP and joined the opposition party, Congress. He said that his main intention in joining the Congress party was to bring to fruition the dreams of the Telangana's martrys.
He was in news for quite a period as he was in custody for the case "Cash for Vote" wherein Revanth Reddy was caught by sleuths while offering a huge sum of money to Stephenson, a nominated member of Legislative Assembly. In return, Revanth Reddy had asked Stephenson to vote for TDP's candidate.
Business & Properties >
Business: Real Estate, Printing Press
Assets, liabilities:
As per the affidavit filed during 2014 elections, his assets were Rs.13.12 crores and liabilities were Rs.3.3 crores.
Interesting info >
Revanth Reddy is married to the daughter of Jaipal Reddy, a former Union Minister. He has a close relationship with the sons of Jana Reddy and Sabitha Indra Reddy. He also has a cordial relationship with Thirupathi Reddy. He also served twice as the Vice-President of Indian Hockey Federation.