Danam Nagender

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Danam Nagender
Assumed office
1 December 2010[1]
Member of the Legislative Assembly (India)-MLA, Khairthabad, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh[2]
Personal details
Born (1958-08-09) 9 August 1958 (age 60)
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Political partyTelangana Rashtra Samithi
ResidenceBanjarahills, Hyderabad

Danam Nagender (born 9 August 1958) is an Indian politician who was formerly Member of the Legislative Assembly from Khairatabad Assembly Constituency, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. He was also Minister for Labour, Employment, Training & Factories, Industrial Training Institutes. He had represented the Indian National Congress party.[3][4] Nagender won his seat in the 2009 Andhra Pradesh State Assembly Elections. He lost it in the 2014 assembly elections. He resigned from Congress party on 23 Jun 2018 and joined Telangana Rashtra Samithi


D Nagender was elected from Asifnagar assembly constituency in 1994, 1999 and 2004 as a Member of the Legislative Assembly. In the 2004 Andhra Pradesh state Assembly elections, he left the Indian National Congress (INC) for the Telugu Desam Party (TDP). After winning from Asifnagar on the TDP ticket, he resigned his seat and left the TDP in an effort to get a place in the cabinet of Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy through re-election as an INC MLA. He failed in the by-election.In an interview to the Press ABN Andhra Jyothi he said that he is a great follower P. Janardhan Reddy,he and his wife worship him everyday and he admires him a lot.

After delimitation of constituencies, Nagender contested and won from Khairathabad Assembly Constituency in 2009 elections.[5][6]

Nagender was inducted into the cabinet for the first time by YSR in 2009 and held the portfolio of Health and Medical Services and continued in the same portfolio in the cabinet of Konijeti Rosaiah.


  1. ^ "Andhra Pradesh New Cabinet". FullHyderabad.com. 2010-12-01.
  2. ^ "Khairtabad MLA". Andhra Pradesh MLA's portal.
  3. ^ "List of MLAs" Archived 2016-03-03 at the Wayback Machine.. APOnline.
  4. ^ "Council of Ministers". APOnline.
  5. ^ "Profile of Danam Nagender - Khairtabad". hello ap. 2011-01-05.
  6. ^ "Updated official microsite of Danam Nagender - Khairtabad". danamnagender 2014-04-17.