Malkajgiri (Lok Sabha constituency)
Malkajgiri Lok Sabha constituency (Telugu: మల్కాజ్గిరి లోక సభ నియోజకవర్గం) is one of the 17 Lok Sabha (Lower House of the Parliament) constituencies in the Indian state of Telangana. This constituency came into existence in 2008, following the implementation of delimitation of parliamentary constituencies based on the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India constituted in 2002.
With 29,53,915 electors, it is the largest parliamentary constituency of the country in terms of number of electors. The well known Loksatta Party leader Jaya Prakash Narayan, fondly called JP, is standing for 2014 lok sabha election from here along with retired DGP V.Dinesh Reddy, Medak Ex MLA Mynampally Hanumanth Rao and Ch Malla Reddy . Ch Malla Reddy from the Telugu Desam Party won the Malkajgiri seat with a majority of 28,815 votes over Mynampally Hanumanth Rao from TRS also defeating the sitting MP and Union Minister of State at that time Sarvey Sathyanarayana.
Malkajgiri Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following Legislative Assembly segments:
|Constituency number||Name||Reserved for (SC/ST/None)|
|49||Lal Bahadur Nagar(L.B Nagar)||None|
Members of Parliament
|Lok Sabha||Duration||Name of the Member||Party Affiliate|
|15th||2009-2013||Sarvey Sathyanarayana||Indian National Congress|
|16th||2014-Incumbent||Ch Malla Reddy||Telugu Desam Party|
- "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008". The Election Commission of India. p. 29.