Constituency : Assembly

Medak

State :
Telangana
District :
Medak
Total Voters :
193141
Male :
92899
Female :
100234
MLA :
Padmadevendar Reddy
MP :
Kotha Prabhakar Reddy

Voter details

Total voters: 1,93,141; Men: 92,899; Women: 1,00,234; Others: 8

History

Reservation: General
 
District: Medak
 
Mandals in constituency: Medak, Haveli Ghanpur, Ramayampet, Nizampet, Chinna Shankarampet, Papannapet
 
Lok Sabha constituency: Medak
Year Winner Party Runner-Up Party Majority
2009 Mynampalli Hanumanth Rao TDP P. Shashidhar Reddy Congress 0
2004 Patlolla Shashidhar Reddy JP Karanam Umadevi TDP 0
2002 Karanam Uma Devi TDP Patlolla Shashidhar Reddy Congress 0
1999 Karanam Ramachandra Rao TDP P.J. Vittal Reddy Congress 0
1994 Karnam Ramchandra Rao TDP P. Narayan Reddy Congress 0
1989 Patlolla Narayana Reddy - Karanam Ramachandra Rao TDP 0
1985 Karnam Ramachandra Rao TDP M. N. Laxminarayan Congress 0
1983 Karnam Ramchandra Rao TDP Seri Lakshma Reddy Congress 0
1978 Seri Lakshma Reddy Congress-I Karnam Ramchandra Rao Congress 0
1972 Ramchander Rao Karnam Congress Devender Independent 0
1967 R. Reddy Congress K. S. Reddy Independent 0
1962 Keval Ananda Devi CPI Shamakkagari Kondal Reddy Independent 0
1957 Venkateswar Rao Congress Somalingam Independent 0

Important projects,Institutions

There are many major, medium and minor projects in this constituency. Singur project is one of the major projects and it serves the drinking and irrigation needs of the people. Nallavagu project, Tachakattu Reservoir and Pallavaram are a few more to name.

Ongoing Programmes

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, Andole 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. Harish Rao. Rs.100 crores were sanctioned for the development of Ghanpur project. CM KCR sanctioned Rs.50 crores for the development of this project.

Pending issues

The closure of Nizam Deccan sugar limited factory and due to the announcement of lay off of NDSL industry in Medak district, hundreds of workers have lost their livelihood.

Important places

Edupayala in Papannapet mandal is a holy place and has got pan-national prominence. Medak is well known for its church and it is one of the famous tourist spots. Many renowned personalities have had studied in the school established by Nizams in Medak. Black Buck breeding centre in Pocharam wildlife sanctuary is in the borders of Medak district. Medak was the revenue division centre after the merging of states based on languages into Nizam State Indian Union. In 1980, Indira Gandhi contested as MP from Medak constituency and henceforth it got international recognition. The Asia's second largest church was present in the Medak district and the Wesley high school represents the model of palace and is the spot for various shootings.

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