Constituency : Assembly

Nampally

State :
Telangana
District :
Hyderabad
Total Voters :
296706
Male :
155159
Female :
141503
MLA :
Jaffer Hussain
MP :
Bandaru Dattatreya

Voter details

Total registered voters: 2,96,706
Males - 1,55,159
Women - 1,41,503
Others - 44
 

History

Reservation: General
District to which it belongs: Hyderabad\
Divisions in the constituency: Mallepalli, Asifnagar, Mehdipatnam, Redhills, Ahmednagar, Vijayanagar colony.
Lok sabha constituency to which it belongs: Secunderabad
 
Nampally, which was earlier a part of Asifnagar constituency came into being in the year 2009. During delimitation exercise, divisions of Nampally constituency such as Mallepalli, Redhill, Ahmed nagar, Vijayanagar colony were merged with Nampally constituency. In addition, municipal divisions in old karwan like Muradnagar, Ahmednagar and Asifnagar along with other muncipal divisions like Gunfoundry, Nampally, Jambagh were also made part of Nampally constituency.
 
The constituuency is unique in that religion of the contestant, instead of their track record and efficiency, decide the outcome of the elections. Muslims constitute 55 percent of the population of the constituency while the rest of them are Hindus.
 
Viraasat Rasool Khan of MIM was elected MLA for the first time from this constituency after it came into being in 2009. ln the subsequent elections of 2014, MIM fielded a new candidate Jaffer Hussain, who secured victory over opponents by huge margins. MIM has nominated him again to contest in the upcoming elections.
Year Winner Party Runner-Up Party Majority
2014 Jaffer Hussain Majlis Mohd. Firoz Khan TDP 172936
2009 Mohd. Virasaat Rasool Khan Majlis Mohd. Firoz Khan Prajarajyam 6799

Important places

This constituency is home to places of administrative importance like Legislative council, City civil and criminal courts, CBI court, State Archeology museum, DGP office, GHMC office, office of the state election commission etc. In addition, important tourist destination like public gardens, State archeological museum, Assembly etc. Other prominent include Nilofer Hospital, MSJ Cancer hospital, Nampally area Hospital, State information commission, Mahavir Hospital, NMDC, Sarojinidevi eye hospital.

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