Vemsoor

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Vemsoor
వేంసూరు
Village and Mandal
Country  India
State Telangana
District Khammam
Mandal Vemsoor
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 507164
Telephone code 08761
Vehicle registration AP 20
Nearest city Sathupally
Lok Sabha constituency Khammam
Vidhan Sabha constituency Vemsoor (1952-1972)
Vidhan Sabha constituency Sathupally (from 1972)
Climate hot (Köppen)

Vemsoor (Telugu: వేంసూర్) is a village and Mandal in Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh, India.

Notable residents of Vemsoor village include:

Bellamkonda Chandramouli Sastry: He was a Poet, Ashtavadhani, Scholar and a freedom fighter. His literary works : 1. Urdu Kathanikalu(Translated from Urdu to Telugu) 2. Ruthupavanam 3. Sringaaram- Pothana 4. Krishanveni Tharangini. Bellamkonda Chandramouli Sastry was recipient of Rashtra Sahitya Academy Award from Govt of Andhra Pradesh.


Morampudi Venkaiah: He was a freedom fighter and a leader of the Communist Party, fighting for the liberation of the Telangana region of India from the oppressive rule of the Nizam. He was also one of the leaders in the district who fought against the Razakars and the Nizam.

He contested against Jalagam Vegala Rao in 1967 from Vemsoor constituency.

Vemsoor was assembly constituency from 1951 to 1972. In 1967 Jalagam Vengal Rao won assembly elections second time from Vemsoor and in 1968 he became State Home Minister in the state government headed by Kasu Brahmananda Reddy and also he became chief minister from same constituency.

Election Results of Vemsoor Assembly constituency from 1952 to 1972

Up to 1948 osmanistan country after merging in indian union on september 17, 1948 as named as hyderabad state the first election in india 1952

1952(Hyderabad State- Telangana) Constituency 129 VEMSUR

1 . KANDIMALLA RAMKRISHNA RAO M IND 16092 44.43%

2 . JALAGAM VENGALA RAO M IND 15543 42.92%

3 . BOMMAKANTI SATYANARAYAN RAO M INC 4580 12.65%

ELECTORS : 51987 VOTERS : 36215 POLL PERCENTAGE : 69.66% VALID VOTES 36215


1957 Andhra Pradesh Constituency 73 VENSOOR

1 . J. KONDAL RAO M INC 24680 56.79%

2 . V. NAGESWARA RAO M PDF 16943 38.99%

3 . K. SRINIVASA RAO M IND 1834 4.22%

ELECTORS : 57461 VOTERS : 43457 POLL PERCENTAGE : 75.63% VALID VOTES 43457


1962 Constituency 285 VEMSOOR'

1 . JALAGAM VENGALA RAO M INC 36436 64.78%

2 . VATTIKONDA NAGESWARA RAO M CPI 17853 31.74%

3 . PORANKI VENKATRAJU M IND 1960 3.48%

ELECTORS : 67732 VOTERS : 57794 POLL PERCENTAGE : 85.33% VALID VOTES 56249


1967 Constituency : 271 VEMSOOR

1. JALAGAM VENGALA RAO M INC 37595 70.66%

2. MORAMPUDI VENKAIAH M IND 13220 24.85%

3. P. V. RAJU M IND 2391 4.49%

ELECTORS : 69466 VOTERS : 55617 POLL PERCENTAGE : 80.06% VALID VOTES : 53206


1972 Constituency : 271. VEMSOOR

1. JALAGAM VENGALA RAO M INC 47173 80.24%

2. RAVI VEERA VENKAIAH M IND 9101 15.48%

3. P. V. RAJU M IND 2518 4.28%

ELECTORS : 85233 VOTERS : 60378 POLL PERCENTAGE : 70.84% VALID VOTES : 58792


Demographics[edit]

  • Total population: 42,908 in 10,337 households.
  • Male population: 21,845
  • Female population: 21,063
  • Children under 6 years of age: 5,220 (Boys - 2,683 and Girls - 2,537)
  • Total literates: 22,079
  • Vemsoor has facilities including a government hospital, a police station and a revenue office.

Villages[edit]

The villages in Vemsoor mandal include:

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