Kotla Jayasurya Prakasha Reddy

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Kotla Prakasha Reddy
Union Minister of State, Ministry of Railways
In office
28 October 2012 – 26 Jun 2014
Succeeded by Manoj Sinha
Constituency Kurnool
Personal details
Born (1951-09-18) 18 September 1951 (age 63)
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
Political party Indian National Congress
Spouse(s) K. Sujatha Reddy
Children 1 son and 2 daughters
Residence Kurnool
Religion Hinduism
As of September 16, 2006
Source: [1]

Kotla Jayasurya Prakasha Reddy (born 18 September 1951) is a member of the 15th Lok Sabha of India. He represents the Kurnool constituency of Andhra Pradesh and is a member of Indian National Congress.[1]

Early life[edit]

He was born in Hyderabad to Shyamala Devi and former chief minister Kotla Vijaya Bhaskara Reddy.


Kotla Surya Prakash Reddy was first elected to the parliament in 1991. He was re-elected as Member of Parliament from Kurnool in 2004 and 2009 for the 14th and 15th LokSabha respectively. He is the current[when?] Minister of State for Railways in the UPA Government

Positions held[edit]

Reddy has held various official posts:[2]

  • 28 October 2012 Union Minister State, Railways
  • 23 September 2009 Member, Committee on Government Assurances
  • 6 September 2010 Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas
  • 31 August 2009 Member, Committee on Water Resources
  • 21 August 2009 Member, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (I.C.A.R)
  • 6 August 2009 Member, Committee on Estimates
  • 2009 Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
  • 2007 Member, Committee on Agriculture
  • 2004 Re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
  • 1991 Elected to 10th Lok Sabha

Personal life[edit]

He is married to Sujatha and they have a son and two daughters.


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