children : Three sons and daughter
Date of birth : 16/07/1948
Parents : Chandraiah
Place of birth : Manthani
Political Background >
Somarapu started his political career with TDP and contested from Manthani constituency on the party ticket in the year 2004 and lost. He contested as Independent from Ramagundam constituency when it was formed as part of bifurcation act. After winning from the new constituency he switched over to TRS and got party ticket in 2014 and also won. He was made as TS RTC Chairman, but he revolted against party leadership for not controlling local leadership who were plotting against him. He resigned as MLA and also stated that he is quitting the politics through which he sent a serious warning to TRS leadership. He came under serious criticism as he was behind no-confidence motion against his party Municipal Chairperson Devasena in Ramagundam municipality. Finally, the dust was settlted with the intervention of IT minister KTR and he withdrew his resignation.
Business & Properties >
Businesses : No
Assets and liabilities: According to 2014 affidavit, his assets were Rs. 6.67 crores and liabilities were Rs. 1 crore.
Interesting info >
He was in midst of controversy as police registered a case in Hyderabad on a complaint of a woman who claimed that she is second wife of Mr. Somarapu.