Kakinada City (Assembly constituency)

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Kakinada City
Constituency
for the Vidhan Sabha
DistrictEast Godavari
StateAndhra Pradesh
Current constituency
ReservationNo

Kakinada City (Assembly constituency) is a constituency of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly, India. It is one of 19 constituencies in the East Godavari district.

Overview[edit]

It is part of the Kakinada Lok Sabha constituency along with another six Vidhan Sabha segments, namely, Tuni, Pithapuram, Prathipadu, Peddapuram, Kakinada Rural, and Jaggampeta.

Mandals[edit]

The Assembly Constituency presently comprises the following wards in Kakinada Municipal Corporation located within Kakinada Urban Mandal:

No Mandal Name
1 Kakinada Municipal Corporation

(40 Wards)

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election results[edit]

Assembly Elections 2009[edit]

Andhra Pradesh state assembly elections, 2009: Kakinada City
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Dwarampudi Chandrasekhara Reddy 44,606 37.28
PRP Bandana Hari 35,327 29.52
TDP Vanamadi Venkateswara Rao 25,636 21.42
Majority 9,279 7.76
Turnout 119,664 72.54
INC win (new seat)

Assembly elections 2014[edit]

Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election, 2014: Kakinada City
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TDP Vanamadi Venkateswara Rao 76,467 54.42
YSRCP Dwarampuidi Chandrasekhara Reddy 52,467 37.34
Majority 24,000 17.08
Turnout 140,523 67.87 -4.67
TDP gain from INC Swing

See also[edit]

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