Parents : Ramulu
Qualifications : M.Sc., Phd.
Political Background >
Laxman has been active in politics since students days serving as ABVP President of OU PG Science College from 1978-80 and serving as OU Research Scholors Association ABVP president from 1982-86. He formally became member of BJP in 1980, gradually rising through political ranks to serve as BJP city general Secretary between 1988-94.
The year 1994 marked his entry into electoral fray when he constested in general polls from Khairatabad Constituency. But he had to endure a defeat after which he served the party in his capacity as BJP City president from 1995-97. He tried his luck the second time during 1999 elections from Musheerabad constituency when he tasted victory for the first time. He defeated his nearest rival in that elections with a majority of 18,562. In 2004 he was appointed as Floor leader of BJP in the assembly and the party's state General Secretary. In 2004 elections he was denied victory by a slender margin of 240 votes. He had to suffer the same fate again in 2009 general elections.
Nonetheless, he was served as BJP general secretary in 2013-14 and as Incharge of party affairs in Puducherry. Fortunes smiled upon him in 2014 elections when he registered a win with a majority of 27,750 votes. He was appointed as BJP State president and he will be in the fray on behalf of BJP in the upcoming elections.