Constituency : Assembly

Achampet

State :
Telangana
District :
Mahbubnagar
Total Voters :
208106
Male :
104978
Female :
103110
MLA :
Guvvala Balaraju-TRS
MP :
Nandi Yellaiah-Congress

Voter details

Total population: 2,84,593; Men: 145013; Women: 139580
Total voters: 2,08,106; Men: 1,04,978; Women: 1,03,110 and Others: 18
Key communities: The community of SC (Madiga) is in a good number and next comes STs.

Other Important Leaders

Dr. CHIKKUDU VAMSHI KRISHNA
DOB: 12/09/1967
Place of birth: Velamapally village of Amrabad mandal, Nagarkurnool district
Parents: Balayya, Kistamma
Spouse: Anuradha
Children: Yashwanth, Yuktamukhi
Education: M.B.B.S, M.S, General Surgeon.
Political background:
Dr. Vamshi Krishna got inspired from Mahendranath and YSR, hence forayed into the politics. In 2004 electons, he contested from Achampet SC constituency and won as MLA. Later in 2009 and 2014 he didn't taste the succes as he contested on Congress ticket.
Relations: NO
Businesses: He is a doctor by profession.
Assets and liabilities:
POTHUGANTI RAMULU
DOB: 17/08/1952
Place of birth: Gunduru, Kalvakurthy mandal, Nagarkurnool district
Parents: Yelaiah, Nagamma
Spouse: Bhagya Lakshmi
Children: Rajendra Prasad, Bharath Prasad, Shanthi
Education:
Political background:
Ramulu joined in TDP before 1994 and won as MLA and also worked as the minister in the Cabinet of Chandrababu Naidu. He lost in 2004 elections against Congress candidate and later won as MLA in 2009 elections. He was defeated in the hands of TRS candidate Balraju in 2014 elections.
Relations: Ramulu is not having any political heirs. As he is ageing and to fulfill his goals, he resigned his job and joined TDP.
Businesses: Agriculture.
Assets and liabilities:
MEDIPURI MALLESHWAR
DOB: 08/08/1979
Place of birth: Balmuru mandal, Nagarkurnool district
Parents: Edanna, Lakshmamma
Spouse: Indira
Education: B.tech
Political background: Malleshwar was active in politics since his college days and worked in ABVP. He is going to contest in 2019 elections on BJP party's ticket.
Relations: He doesnot have any relationships.
Businesses: He owns a company and is a contractor.
Assets and liabilities:

Important projects,Institutions

RDT, Matrubhumi, Koneru, MVF are some of the welfare organisations in Achampeta. These organisations are playing a crucial role in removing child labour, child marriages and is promoting organic farming, afforestation, watershed constructions, health care for Chenchu tribes and housing for Chenchus.

Ongoing Programmes

Funds have been granted for the restoration of lakes under Mission Kakatiya and works are under progress to supply drinking water for 221 villages under Mission Bhagiratha. For the construction of mini tankbund, Rs. 1.3 crores, for 100 bedded hospital, Rs. 18 crores and for the construction of roads, Rs. 15 crores have been sanctioned. The development of agricultural godowns and gurukulas are going on a faster pace. Road connectivity works with Rs.200 crores from all mandal headquarters to Achampeta are going on.

Pending issues

Voters of the constituency are facing severe water problem as well as farmers are not getting irrigation water to their lands. TRS government has not keen on establishing paper mill or Ayurveda university.
 

Important places

Salvesharam, Lodhi, Mallelathertham, Akkamahadevi caves, Parahabad, Viewpoint, Octopus viewpoint, Umamaheshwara Kshetram, Prataparudra caves, Lakshminarsimha swamy temple, Sircinagundla Ramalayam, Vanguru Gelvalamba, Bourapur Brahmarambika devi temple, Anjaneya swamy temple are a few historic as well as devotional places which are sprawled across the Nallamalla forest area. Shavali Durgah is also present in this constituency.

Interesting Points

The internal bickerings in the ruling TRS at constituency level may affect winning prospects of sitting MLA Balaraju.

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