Medak (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Boundary of Medak Constituency in Telangana
Existence 1957–present
Current MP Kotha Prabhakar Reddy
Party TRS
Elected Year 2014
State Telangana
Total Electors 15,36,715[1]
Assembly Constituencies Medak

Medak Lok Sabha constituency (Telugu: మెదక్ లోక సభ నియోజకవర్గం) is one of the 17 Lok Sabha (Lower House of the Parliament) constituencies in Telangana state in southern India.[2][3]

Kotha Prabhakar Reddy of Telangana Rashtra Samithi is representing the constituency for the first time.


Since its inception in 1957 Medak seat is a Congress stronghold, various political outfits like the Telangana Praja Samithi, Bharatiya Janata Party and the Telugu Desam Party have won it during different general elections.

After the formation of Telangana Rashtra Samithi the seat has been won by four different candidates in three general elections including its founder and current Chief Minister of Telangana K. Chandrashekar Rao and actress Vijayashanti

Assembly segments[edit]

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

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None)
33 Siddipet None
34 Medak None
37 Narsapur None
39 Sangareddy None
40 Patancheru None
41 Dubbak None
42 Gajwel None

Members of Parliament[edit]

Lok Sabha Duration Name of M.P. Party Affiliation
First 1952-57 N. M. Jaisoorya People's Democratic Front (Hyderabad)
Second 1957-62 P. Hanmanth Rao Indian National Congress
Third 1962-67 P. Hanmanth Rao Indian National Congress
Fourth 1967-71 Sangam Laxmi Bai Indian National Congress
Fifth 1971-77 Mallikarjun Telangana Praja Samithi
Sixth 1977-80 Mallikarjun Indian National Congress
Seventh 1980-84 Indira Gandhi Indian National Congress
Eighth 1984-89 P. Manik Reddy Telugu Desam Party
Ninth 1989-91 M. Baga Reddy Indian National Congress
Tenth 1991-96 M. Baga Reddy Indian National Congress
Eleventh 1996-98 M. Baga Reddy Indian National Congress
Twelfth 1998-99 M. Baga Reddy Indian National Congress
Thirteenth 1999-04 A. Narendra Bharatiya Janata Party
Fourteenth 2004-09 A. Narendra Telangana Rashtra Samithi
Fifteenth 2009-2014 Vijaya Shanthi M Telangana Rashtra Samithi
Sixteenth 2014-(Resigned on 27/5/2014) Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao Telangana Rashtra Samithi
Sixteenth 2014-By-election Kotha Prabhakar Reddy Telangana Rashtra Samithi

Election results[edit]

2014 by-election[edit]

By Election, 2014: Medak[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TRS Kotha Prabhakar Reddy 5,71,800 58.03 +2.83
INC Sunitha Laxma Reddy V 2,10,523 21.36 -0.51
BJP Jagga Reddy 1,86,334 18.91 +3.65
Majority 3,61,277 36.67 +3.34
Turnout 9,85,251
TRS hold Swing

General Election, 2014[edit]

General Election, 2014: Medak[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TRS K. Chandrashekar Rao 6,57,492 55.2
INC P. Shravan Kumar Reddy 2,60,463 21.87
BJP Chaganla Narendra Nath 1,81,804 15.26
BSP Y.Shankar Goud 6,643 0.56
Majlis Bachao Tehreek Iqbal Ali Zafar 5,010 0.42
RPI(A) Kompelli Prabhudas 7,599 0.64
YSRCP Prabhugoud Pullaiahgari 11,752 0.98
Pyramid Party of India Bomma Balesham 3,297 0.28
Independent Kundeti Ravi 33,507 2.81
Independent Gajabinkar Bansilal 3,281 0.27
Independent Gurjada Bheeraiah Yadav 2,053 0.17
Independent Balaraju Mittapally 2,973 0.25
Independent Meka Subba Rao 4,441 0.37
NOTA None of the above 10,696 0.90
Majority 3,97,029 33.33
Turnout 11,91,096 80.08 +3.8
TRS hold Swing

General Election, 2009[edit]

General Election, 2009: Medak
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TRS Vijaya Shanthi. M 3,88,839 36.67%
INC Narendra Nath Chengala 3,82,762 36.12%
PRP Khaja Quayum Anwar 1,20,812 11.39%
Majority 6,077
Turnout 10,60,272 80.08%
TRS hold Swing

General Election, 2004[edit]

General Election, 2004: Medak
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TRS A. Narendra 453,738 50.36 +50.36
BJP P Ramchandra Reddy 329,972 36.62 -11.58
BSP Suryaprakash Nalla 52,273 5.80
Independent Md Ulfathali 34,476 3.83
Independent K Laxmaiah Yadav 18,457 2.05
Independent P Jeevula naik 12,099 1.34
Majority 124,766 13.74 +61.94
Turnout 901,015 71.60 +0.41
TRS hold Swing +50.36


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