Avanigadda (Assembly constituency)

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Avanigadda
Constituency
for the Vidhan Sabha
DistrictKrishna
StateAndhra Pradesh
Electorate196,401
Current constituency
Created1962
PartyTelugu Desam Party
MLAMandali Buddha Prasad
ReservationNo

Avanigadda is a constituency of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly in India. It is one of 16 constituencies in the Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh. Following the implementation in 2008 of delimitation of parliamentary constituencies, this constituency covers Avanigadda, Challapalli, Koduru, Mopidevi, Nagayalanka mandal and Ghantasala mandals. It is also a part of the Machilipatnam (Lok Sabha constituency), along with six other Lok Sabha segments of Gannavaram, Pedana, Machilipatnam, Gudivada, Pamarru, and Penamaluru.[1] As of the latest election in 2014, its member of the legislative assembly (MLA) is Mandali Buddha Prasad of the Telugu Desam Party.

Mandals in constituency[edit]

Avanigadda (Assembly constituency)

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Mandals in Avanigadda constituency

Members of legislative assembly[edit]

Year of election Name Party Ref.
1962 Yarlagadda Sivaramprasad Indian National Congress [2]
1967 Yarlagadda Sivaramprasad Indian National Congress [3]
1972 Mandali Venkata Krishna Rao Indian National Congress [4]
1978 Mandali Venkata Krishna Rao Indian National Congress [5]
1983 Mandali Venkata Krishna Rao Indian National Congress [6]
1985 Simhadri Satyanarayana Rao Telugu Desam Party [7]
1989 Simhadri Satyanarayana Rao Telugu Desam Party [8]
1994 Simhadri Satyanarayana Rao Telugu Desam Party [9]
1999 Mandali Buddha Prasad Indian National Congress [10]
2004 Mandali Buddha Prasad Indian National Congress [11]
2009 Ambati Brahmanaiah Telugu Desam Party [12]
2013 Ambati Srihari Prasad Telugu Desam Party [13]
2014 Mandali Buddha Prasad Telugu Desam Party [14]

Election results[edit]

Assembly Elections 2004[edit]

Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election, 2004: Avanigadda[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Mandali Buddha Prasad 41,511 45.96 -2.01
TDP Burugadda Ramesh Naidu 33,029 36.57 -10.49
Majority 8,482 9.39
Turnout 90,322 78.94 +4.43
INC hold Swing

Assembly Elections 2009[edit]

Andhra Pradesh state assembly elections, 2009: Avanigadda[12]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TDP Ambati Brahmanaiah 55,316 34.46 -2.11
INC Mandali Buddha Prasad 54,899 34.20 -11.76
PRP Simhadri Ramesh 37,660 23.46
Majority 417 0.26
Turnout 160,533 86.74 +7.80
TDP gain from INC Swing

Assembly elections 2014[edit]

Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election, 2014: Avanigadda[14]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TDP Mandali Buddha Prasad 80,995 48.14
YSRCP Simhadri Ramesh 75,037 44.60
Majority 5,958 3.54
Turnout 168,232 85.70 -1.04
TDP hold Swing

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (pdf). Election Commission of India. pp. 21, 31. Retrieved 13 October 2014.
  2. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1962 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 331. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  3. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1967 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 318. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  4. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1972 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 314. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  5. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1978 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 326. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  6. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1983 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 329. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  7. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1985 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 327. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  8. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1989 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 329. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  9. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1994 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 338. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  10. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1999 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 334. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  11. ^ a b "Statistical Report on General Election, 2004 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 337. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  12. ^ a b "Statistical Report on General Election, 2009 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 403. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  13. ^ "TDP wins Avanigadda by-poll". The Hindu. 25 August 2013. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  14. ^ a b "Statistical Report on General Election, 2014 to the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 726. Retrieved 7 May 2015.

Coordinates: 16°01′12″N 80°54′36″E / 16.02000°N 80.91000°E / 16.02000; 80.91000