World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Medak (Lok Sabha constituency)

Article Id: WHEBN0007398581
Reproduction Date:

Title: Medak (Lok Sabha constituency)  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Aelay Narendra, Indian general election, 1980 (Andhra Pradesh), Hyderabad (Lok Sabha constituency), Vijayashanti, Indian general election, 1980
Collection: Lok Sabha Constituencies in Telangana, Medak District
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Medak (Lok Sabha constituency)

Existence 1957–present
Current MP Kotha Prabhakar Reddy
Party TRS
Elected Year 2014
State Telangana
Total Electors 15,36,715[1]
Assembly Constituencies Medak

Medak Lok Sabha constituency (Telugu: మెదక్లో లోక సభ నియోజకవర్గం) is one of the 17 Lok Sabha (Lower House of the Parliament) constituencies in Telangana state in southern India.[2][3] Telangana first chief Minister, Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao won the Medak seat by a margin of 3.7 lakh votes,but he later vacated it.[4][5][6][7]

Its best-known MP was former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, who was holding the seat when she was assassinated in 1984.


  • Assembly segments 1
  • Members of Parliament 2
  • Election results 3
    • 2014 by-election 3.1
    • General Election, 2014 3.2
    • General Election, 2009 3.3
    • General Election, 2004 3.4
  • See also 4
  • References 5

Assembly segments

Medak Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following Legislative Assembly segments:[2]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None)
33 Siddipet None
34 Medak None
37 Narsapur None
39 Sangareddy None
40 Patancheru None
41 Dubbak None
42 Gajwel None

Members of Parliament

Lok Sabha Duration Name of M.P. Party Affiliation
Second 1957-62 P. Hanmanth Rao Indian National Congress
Third 1962-67 P. Hanmanth Rao Indian National Congress
Fourth 1967-71 Sangam Laxmi Bai Indian National Congress
Fifth 1971-77 Mallikarjun Telangana Praja Samithi
Sixth 1977-80 Mallikarjun Indian National Congress
Seventh 1980-84 Indira Gandhi Indian National Congress
Eighth 1984-89 P. Manik Reddy Telugu Desam Party
Ninth 1989-91 M. Baga Reddy Indian National Congress
Tenth 1991-96 M. Baga Reddy Indian National Congress
Eleventh 1996-98 M. Baga Reddy Indian National Congress
Twelfth 1998-99 M. Baga Reddy Indian National Congress
Thirteenth 1999-04 A. Narendra Bharatiya Janata Party
Fourteenth 2004-09 A. Narendra Telangana Rashtra Samithi
Fifteenth 2009-2014 Vijaya Shanthi M Telangana Rashtra Samithi
Sixteenth 2014-(Resigned on 27/5/2014) Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao Telangana Rashtra Samithi
Sixteenth 2014-By-election Kotha Prabhakar Reddy Telangana Rashtra Samithi

Election results

2014 by-election

By Election, 2014: Medak[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
TRS Kotha Prabhakar Reddy 5,71,800
INC Sunitha Laxma Reddy V 2,10,523
BJP Jagga Reddy 1,86,334
Majority 3,61,277
Turnout 9,85,251
TRS hold Swing

General Election, 2014

General Election, 2014: Medak[9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
TRS K. Chandrashekar Rao 6,57,492 55.2%
INC P. Shravan Kumar Reddy 2,60,463 21.87%
BJP Chaganla Narendra Nath 1,81,804 15.26%
Majority 3,97,029
Turnout 11,91,096 80.08% +3.8%
TRS hold Swing

General Election, 2009

General Election, 2009: Medak
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
TRS Vijaya Shanthi. M 3,88,839 36.67%
INC Narendra Nath Chengala 3,82,762 36.12%
PRP Khaja Quayum Anwar 1,20,812 11.39%
Majority 6,077
Turnout 10,60,272 80.08%
TRS hold Swing

General Election, 2004

General Election, 2004: Medak
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
TRS A. Narendra 453,738 50.36 +50.36
BJP P Ramchandra Reddy 329,972 36.62 -11.58
BSP Suryaprakash Nalla 52,273 5.80
Independent Md Ulfathali 34,476 3.83
Independent K Laxmaiah Yadav 18,457 2.05
Independent P Jeevula naik 12,099 1.34
Majority 124,766 13.74 +61.94
Turnout 901,015 71.60 +0.41
TRS hold Swing +50.36

See also


  1. ^ Parliamentary Constituency wise Turnout for General Election - 2014"
  2. ^ a b "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. p. 29. 
  3. ^ "Kavita versus Vijayashanti in Andhra's Medak Lok Sabha seat? - The Times of India". Retrieved 2014-06-05. 
  4. ^ "TRS chief K Chandrasekhara Rao resigns from Medak Lok Sabha seat | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis". 2014-05-27. Retrieved 2014-06-05. 
  5. ^ "Many aspirants for Medak Lok Sabha seat". The Hindu. 2014-05-20. Retrieved 2014-06-05. 
  6. ^ ' + val.created_at + ' (2014-04-18). "TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao likely to have smooth sailing in Medak Lok Sabha seat". Retrieved 2014-06-05. 
  7. ^ "TRS, AIMIM announce candidates; KCR to contest from Medak". Livemint. 2014-04-08. Retrieved 2014-06-05. 

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.