Constituency : Assembly

Devarakonda

State :
Telangana
District :
Nalgonda
Total Voters :
210724
Male :
106695
Female :
104015
MLA :
Ramavath Ravindra Kumar
MP :
Gutha Sukender Reddy

Voter details

Total population: 2,10,724 ; Men: 1,06,695; Women: 1,04,015 and Others: 14

History

Devarakonda was a part of Peda Munagala constituency from 1952 to 1957. In 1952, it was a general constituency and PDF candidate Kandula Anantha Rama Rao won as MLA for the constituency. Later in 1957, Devarkonda got seperated from Peda Munagala and there were two assembly seats in which PDF and CPI candidates won. In 1978, Devarakonda emerged out as ST constituency. After the formation of the constituency, CPI candidates won seven times, Congress won 5 times and for two times PDF secured victory.
Year Winner Party Runner-Up Party Majority
2014 Ravindra Kumar Ramavath CPI Bheelya Naik Kethavath TDP 4116
2009 Balu Naik Nenavath Congress Ravindra Kumar Ramavath CPI 10000
2004 Ravindra Kumar Ramavath CPI Vadthya Shakru Naik TDP 17187
2004 Ravindra Kumar Ramavath CPI Vadthya Shakru Naik TDP 17187
2004 Ravindra Kumar Ramavath CPI Vadthya Shakru Naik TDP 17187
2002 Smt.Deeravath Bharathi Congress Uncontested - 0
1999 Raghya Naik Dheeravath Congress Nenavath Vashya Naik TDP 387
1999 Raghya Naik Dheeravath Congress Nenavath Vashya Naik TDP 387
1994 Badhu Chowhan Mood CPI Ragya Naik Dheeravath Independent 2373
1989 Baddu Chowhan Mood CPI D. Bagya Naik Congress 5200
1985 Moodu Baddu Chowhan CPI B. Vijaya Laxmi Congress 25121
1983 D. Ravindra Naik Congress Kethavathu Harya CPI 3160
1978 D.Ravindra Naik Congress-I Kethavath Hariya CPI 15674
1972 Bondipali Ramsarma CPI CPI Congress 10169
1967 G. P. N. Reddy Congress P. P. Reddy CPI 20981
1962 Yelmineti Peddaiah CPI M. Lakshmaiah Congress 4934
1962 Yelmineti Peddaiah CPI M. Lakshmaiah Congress 4934
1957 M. Laxmiah Congress G. Narayan Reddy Congress 9975

Important projects,Institutions

The works of Dindi lift irrigation project and Srisailam tunnel construction are going on a snail pace due to lack of funds and technical issues. Dindi lift irrigation project is the only solution to treat the problem of Floride prevailing inthe constituency. In 2015, KCR guaranteed the completion of Dindi project in two and half years but there was a delay in its finishing. The construction of Srisailam tunnel started in 2005 but it was still pending.

Ongoing Programmes

The extension works of national highway, Jadcherla and Kodad in the Devarakonda constituency is still going on. The construction of CC roads, drainage systems, double bed rooms and Mission Bhagiratha works are in progress.

Pending issues

Patients are facing severe problem as a 100 bedded hospital was guaranteed but it was on papers. The works of various projects went cold storage. Due to lack of RTA office people are falling in troubles.

Important places

Devarakonda fort is having a historical prominence and KCR has guaranteed the development of the fort. Though a crore has been sanctioned for the development but there was no development. Bapankunta has become a tourist spot. Gajubedam caves and Munuswamy temple need to be developed.

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