Hyderabad Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 17 Lok Sabha (Lower House of the Parliament) constituencies in Telangana state in southern India. Delimitation of Hyderabad Lok Sabha Constituency took place in 2008. 65 percent are minorities (Muslims chiefly) in Hyderabad constituency. There are total 18.22 lakh voters in Hyderabad constituency. Apart from Hyderabad constituency,there are three other Lok Sabha constituencies in capital city of Hyderabad -Malkajgiri, Secunderabad and Chevella. Medak is also near the GHMC and capital city. BJP's Venkaiah Naidu had once contested in Hyderabad constituency in 1996,but he lost to Sultan Salahuddin Owaisi by 73,273 votes.