Constituency : Assembly

Siddipet

State :
Telangana
District :
Medak
Total Voters :
205802
Male :
102403
Female :
103385
MLA :
T. Harish Rao-TRS
MP :
Kotha Prabhakar Reddy-TRS

Voter details

Total population: 2,72,943- Men:1,35,809, Women : 1,37,134
Total voters: 2,05,802- Men: 102403, Women : 1,03,385; Others: 14
Key communities: Mudiraj community's presence is quite big and it is followed by SCs, Padmasali, Muslims, Reddy and Vysya communities.

History

Reservation: Open
District: Siddipet
Mandals in constituency: Siddipet Urban, Siddipet Rural, Nangunuru, Chinna Koduru
Loksabha constituency: Medak
Year Winner Party Runner-Up Party Majority
2014 T. Harish Rao TRS Taduri Srinivas Goud Congress 93354
2010 T. Harish Rao TRS Taduri Srinivas Goud Congress 95858
2009 T. Harish Rao TRS Bairi Anjaiah Congress 64014
2008 T. Harish Rao TRS Bairi Anjaiah Congress 58935
2004 T. Harish Rao TRS Cheruku Mutyam Reddy TDP 44668
2001 K. Chandrasekhar Rao TRS Zilla Srinivas TDP 58712
1999 K. Chandrasekhar Rao TDP Swami Charan Congress 27556
1994 K. Chandrasekhar Rao TDP A. Madanmohan Congress 27256
1989 K. Chandrasekhar Rao TDP A. Madanmohan Congress 13186
1985 K. Chandrasekhar Rao TDP A. Madanmohan Congress 16156
1985 K. Chandrasekhar Rao TDP A. Madanmohan Congress 16156
1983 A. Madanmohan Congress K. Chandrasekhar Rao TDP 879
1978 A. Madanmohan Congress-I T. Mahender Reddy Congress 11475
1972 A. Madanmohan Congress S. Venkatrao Independent 17130
1967 V.B. Raju Congress Gurava Reddy CPI 11248
1962 Someswara Rao Independent PV Rajeswara Rao Congress 1485
1957 PV Rajeswara Rao Congress Gurava Reddy CPI 3640

Other Important Leaders

Yasala Balaiah: He is a very reputed Batik Artist and winner of President of India Award for his internationally acclaimed paintings. Mr. Balaiah belongs to Ibrahimpura in Siddipet mandal and was felicitated on national and international forums. Popular Malayalam daily newspaper has carrier Mr. Balaiah's "Grama Devathalu" (Village goddesses) as cover page illustration for annual issue. He had done several one-man shows in US, U.K., France and other cities across the gloge.
Ramesh Lal: Gajibinkar Ramesh Lal is a known Perini dancer and has given more than thousand shows in the country and abroad. He is planning to open a Dance school in Siddipet.

Important projects,Institutions

Ranganayaka Sagar, Anantagiri reservoir are under construction. All India Medical council has giver permission for filling of 150 seats in Siddipet Government Medical College for which buildings are getting ready with Rs.700 crores.

Ongoing Programmes

The Siddipet constituency is getting huge funds from 2004 when Mr. Harish Rao elected from this constituency. The Chief Minister KCR released Rs.260 crores out of Rs.600 crores as special development fund for Siddipet constituency, which is about 40 percent. Mr. Harish brought Rs.7.50 crores exclusively for the development of Siddipet Municipality. Another Rs.200 crores of works are pending as the finance department has to give its nod.

Pending issues

No pending issues

Important places

Komati Cheruvu Mini Tank bund, Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy temple in Pulluru village. Hundreds of locals, tourists are regularly visiting under tunnel works that are going on as part of construction of Ranganayaka Sagar

Interesting Points

T. Harish Rao was in headlines as he is the main contender for Chief Minister's post, if KCR go back to national politics again. Opposition Congress party putting its efforts to bring rift between Mr. Rao and CM's son KTR, who is IT and Municipal Administration minister.

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