Undavalli Aruna Kumar
|Undavalli Arun Kumar|
|Member of parliament|
|Preceded by||SBPBK Satyanarayana Rao|
|Succeeded by||Murali Mohan|
August 4, 1954 |
Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh
|Political party||Jai Samaikyandhra Party (JSP)|
|As of November 11, 20014
Source: Lok Sabha
Undavalli Arun Kumar (Telugu: ఉండవల్లి అరుణ్ కుమార్) (born August 4, 1954), is a former Member of Parliament in India. He represented the Indian National Congress from Rajahmundry parliamentary constituency of Andhra Pradesh in 2009.
Arun Kumar was born in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh. He did his B.Com from Govt. College, Rajahmundry and Bachelor of Law from C. R. Reddy Law College, Eluru.
Arun Kumar actuvely participated in 1972 Jai Andhra movement as a student. He runs a weekly, Eevaram Janavaarta, a publication on contemporary political issues.
In 2004 and 2009, he won the Lok Sabha elections from Rajahmundry. In 2009, he won against two prominent film actors, Telugu Desam Party candidate Murali Mohan and another film star U. V. Krishnam Raju.
Arun Kumar is married to Jyoti and has a daughter Shravanti.