Chevella (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Chevella
Chevella LSC.png
Boundary of Chevella Constituency in Telangana
Existence 2009–present
Current MP Konda Vishweshwar Reddy
Party TRS
Elected Year 2014
State Telangana
Total Electors 21,85,179[1]
Assembly Constituencies Chevella
Maheswaram
Rajendranagar
Serilingampally
Pargi
Vikarabad
Tandur

Chelvella Lok Sabha constituency or Chelvella is one of the 17 Lok Sabha (Lower House of the Parliament) constituencies in Telangana state in southern India.[2][3]

Konda Vishweshwar Reddy of Telangana Rashtra Samithi is currently representing the constituency for the first time.

History[edit]

The 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.[4][5]

Assembly segments[edit]

Chevella Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following Legislative Assembly segments:[2]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None)
50 Maheswaram None
51 Rajendranagar None
52 Serilingampally None
53 Chevella SC
54 Pargi None
55 Vikarabad SC
56 Tandur None

Members of Parliament[edit]

Lok Sabha Duration Name of M.P. Party Affiliation
Fifteenth 2009-14 Jaipal Reddy Indian National Congress
Sixteenth 2014-Incumbent Konda Vishweshwar Reddy Telangana Rashtra Samithi

Election results[edit]

General Election, 2014[edit]

General Election, 2014: Chevella [6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TRS Konda Vishweshwar Reddy 4,35,077 33.06 +33.06
INC Patlolla Kartik Reddy 3,62,054 27.51 -11.27
TDP Tulla Veerender Goud 3,53,203 26.84 -10.24
Akhil Bharatiya Muslim League (Secular) Chan Pasha 56,835 4.30%
YSRCP Konda Raghava Reddy 40,135 3.04%
Independent G.Mallesham Goud 24,660 1.86%
BSP Samala Ravindar 7,732 0.58%
AAP Regatte Venkat Reddy 7,462 0.56%
Pyramid Party of India Kummari Giri 5,789 0.44%
Marxist Communist Party of India (United) MD Yunus Miya 2,904 0.22%
Indian Christian Secular Party P.Sadhu Satyanadhan 2,545 0.19%
Telangana Loksatta Party Golla Ramaiah 1,765 0.13%
IUML Syed Hashmathullah Quadri 1,411 0.11%
NOTA 10,018 0.76%
Majority 73,023 5.55 +3.85
Turnout 13,15,862 63.99 -0.53
TRS gain from INC Swing +27.42

General Election, 2009[edit]

General Election, 2009: Chevella
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Jaipal Reddy[7] 4,20,807 38.78
TDP A. P. Jithender Reddy 4,02,275 37.08
BJP Baddam Bal Reddy 1,12,701 10.39
Majority 18,532 1.70
Turnout 10,85,000 64.52
INC win (new seat)

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