Banswada (Assembly constituency)

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for the Vidhan Sabha
District Kamareddy
State Telangana
Electorate 1,75,968
Current constituency
Created 1952
Party Telangana Rashtra Samithi
MLA Pocharam Srinivas Reddy

Banswada Assembly constituency is a constituency of Telangana Legislative Assembly, India. It is one of constituencies of Telangana with 6 mandals out of which 3 mandals (Varni, Kotagiri, Rudrur) are in Nizamabad district and other 3 mandals (Banswada, Birkur, Nasrullabad) in Kamareddy district.It is part of Zahirabad Lok Sabha constituency.

Currently it is held by Pocharam Srinivas Reddy,who is also Agriculture Minister of Telangana.


The Assembly Constituency presently comprises the following Mandals:

SNo Mandal Name District Name
1 Banswada Kamareddy district
2 Birkoor Kamareddy district
3 Nasrullabad Kamareddy district
4 Varni Nizamabad district
5 Kotgiri Nizamabad district
6 Rudrur Nizamabad district

Election results[edit]

Telangana Legislative Assembly election, 2014[edit]

Telangana Assembly Elections, 2014: Banswada (Assembly constituency)
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TRS Pocharam Srinivas Reddy 65,868 47.99%
INC Balaraju Kasula 41,938 30.56%
TDP Badya Nayak Rathod 19,692 14.35%
BSP Narahari Gangaram 3,890 0.99%
Majority 23,930
Turnout 1,37,253 78%
TRS hold Swing

See also[edit]