Date of birth : 24/06/1966
Place of birth : Chennai
Parents : Varalakshmi, Srinivas Prasad
Political Background >
Primarily, the family of Vijayashanthi resided in Eturunagaram, Ramannagudem, Warangal district and later they migrated to Chennai. Therein Chennai she got attracted towards the movies. She got settled in Hyderabad as the Cinema industry shifted to Hyderabad. She won various awards for her acting and is well known for her rebellious acting skills. She started Vijayashanthi yuvasena in Thirupathi. In 1988, she joined BJP and later came out of the party in 2006 and established ThalliTelangana party. She merged her party into TRS during Telangana movement. She won as MP from Medak constituency and did various developmental activities. Later she joined Congress in 2014 and lost by contesting from Medak assembly constituency.
Laying of roads, extensions and bridges, repairs of BT and CC roads works are in progress. Medak-Vadiyaram, Medak-Akkannapeta road extension works along with Medak main road extension works with Rs.102 crores and BT roads with Rs.145 crores were taken up. Pitlam, Gosamudram tanks are being developed as mini-tank bunds and Mission Bhagirath works were going on with Rs.130 crores in Narayankhed, Andhol and Medak. Most importantly, the irrigation department is increasing the height of Ghanpur medium irrigation project with Rs.50 crores out of which lining works are being taken up with Rs.24.50 crores with the initiation of Mrs. Padma Devender and Minister T. Harishrao. Rs.100 crores were sanctioned for the development of Ghanpur project. CM KCR sanctioned Rs.50 crores for the development of this project.