Gajapathinagaram (Assembly constituency)

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Gajapathinagaram
Constituency
for the Vidhan Sabha
DistrictVizianagaram
StateAndhra Pradesh
Electorate197,474
Current constituency
PartyYSR Congress Party
MLAAppalanarasayya Botcha
ReservationGeneral

Gajapathinagaram Assembly constituency is a constituency in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, representing the state legislative assembly in India.[1] It is one of the seven assembly segments of Vizianagaram (Lok Sabha constituency), along with Etcherla, Bobbili, Cheepurupalli, Nellimarla and Vizianagaram.[2] Appalanarasayya Botcha is the present MLA of the constituency, who won the 2019 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election from YSR Congress Party.[3] As of 25 March 2019, there a total of 197,474 electors in the constituency.[4]

Mandals[edit]

The five mandals that forms the assembly constituency are:[2]

S.No Mandal Name
1 Gajapathinagaram
2 Bondapalle
3 Gantyada
4 Dattirajeru
5 Jami (Part)

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election results[edit]

Assembly Elections 2004[edit]

2004 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election: Gajapathinagaram
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Telugu Desam Aruna Padala 45,530 47.80 +13.37
INC Narayana Appala Naidu Vangapandu 35,168 36.92 -2.96
Majority 10,362 10.88
Turnout 95,251 78.73 +2.38
Telugu Desam gain from INC Swing

Assembly Elections 2009[edit]

2009 Andhra Pradesh state assembly elections: Gajapathinagaram
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Appalanarasayya Botcha 66,670 44.31 -3.49
Telugu Desam Aruna Padala 38,996 25.92 -11.00
Praja Rajyam Kadubandi Srinivasarao 35,537 23.62
Majority 27,674 18.39
Turnout 150,465 83.71 +4.98
INC gain from Telugu Desam Swing

Assembly elections 2014[edit]

2014 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election: Gajapathinagaram
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Telugu Desam Appalanaidu Kondapalli 65,118 40.97
YSR Congress Kadubandi Srinivasa Rao 45,694 28.75
INC Appalanarasayya Botcha 44,325 27.89
Majority 19,423 12.22
Turnout 159,713 85.46 +1.75
Telugu Desam gain from INC Swing

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Electors Summary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. 25 May 2019. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. 17 December 2018. pp. 17, 30. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 October 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Assembly Election 2019". Election Commission of India. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  4. ^ "Electors Summary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. 25 May 2019. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  5. ^ "The Andhra Pradesh Gazette, Part-V Extraordinary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. Hyderabad. 20 May 2014. p. 10. Retrieved 13 June 2019.