Constituency : Assembly

Asifabad

State :
Telangana
District :
Adilabad
Total Voters :
184057
Male :
92449
Female :
91564
MLA :
Kova Lakshmi
MP :
Godam Nagesh

Voter details

TOTAL POPULATION: 2,44,557 amongst Men: 1,22,762; Women: 1,21,815
TOTAL VOTERS: 1,84,057 amongst Men: 92449; Women: 91564; Others: 44
IMP COMMUNITIES: BC community voters are politically dominant in this constituency.

History

RESERVATION: ST
DISTRICT: Kumuram Bheem Asifabad 
MANDALS IN CONSTITUENCY: Asifabad, Rebbena, Tiryani, Wankidi, Kerameri, Jainur, Sirpur(U), Lingapur, Narnoor and Gadiguda mandals from Adilabad.
LOKSABHA: Adilabad
Year Winner Party Runner-Up Party Majority
2014 Kova Laxmi TRS Atram Sakku Congress 19055
2009 Athram Sakku Congress Pendram Gopi TRS 15286
2004 Amurajula Sridevi TDP Gunda Mallesh CPI 5452
1999 Dr. Pati Subhadra TDP Dasari Narsaiah Congress 11393
1994 Gunda Mallesh CPI Dasari Narsaiah Congress 34155
1989 Dasari Narsaiah Congress Gunda Mallesh CPI 5932
1985 Gunda Mallesh CPI Dasari Narsaiah Congress 4048
1983 Gunda Mallesh CPI Dasari Narasiah Congress 303
1978 Dasari Narsaiah Congress-I Gunda Malleshu CPI 3849
1972 K Bheem Rao Congress Sida Mothi CPI 19334
1967 K. B. Rao Congress A. G. Reddy CPI 5983
1962 Bhim Rao Congress Atram Assuvantha Rao CPI 5795
1957 G. Narayan Reddy Congress Kashi Ram Congress 1321

Other Important Leaders

Nagabala Suresh, a script writer and documentary director.

Ongoing Programmes

Works of Mission Bhagiratha, NH roads, canal works of Kumaram Bheem Project, construction works of Collectorate complexes are under progress.

Pending issues

Lack of proper bus transport facility and health issues are the major problems of Asifabad constituency. There is no road facility for 232 habitats which lies in 193 panchayats of the region. Anaemia and Malaria are the major health issues of Asifabad. Recently, government sanctioned a 250-bed hospital for Asifabad.

Important places

It is the perfect place to cherish the true essence of tribals. The lavish nature of the locale mesmerise the tourists with its serene environment and picturesque vistas especially winters and Monsoon. Kumaram Bheem memorial, Adivasis Jangubai temple, Mitte waterfall and many more to lure the tourists.

Interesting Points

This geographically distinct constituency homes majority of indigenous tribes. Majority of the people speaks Marathi, Telugu, Gondi, Kolami and Lambada. Since Independence, there exists a land dispute in between Maharashtra and Telangana about 16 villages of Kerameri mandal. The people of these villages have a close relationship with Maharashtra.

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