Nandigama (SC) (Assembly constituency)

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Nandigama (OC)
Constituency
for the Vidhan Sabha
DistrictKrishna
StateAndhra Pradesh
Current constituency
ReservationYes

Nandigama Assembly constituency is an OC (Scheduled Caste)[1] reserved constituency of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly, India. It is one among 16 constituencies in the Krishna district.

Thangirala Sowmya daughter of Thangirala Prabhakar Rao won by 74,827 votes in 2014 by-elections held following her father's sudden demise being a Telugu Desam Party candidate.

Overview[edit]

It is part of the Vijayawada Lok Sabha constituency along with another six Vidhan Sabha segments, namely, Tiruvuru, Vijayawada Central, Vijayawada West, Vijayawada East, Mylavaram, and Jaggayyapeta.

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election results[edit]

Assembly Elections 2004[edit]

Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election, 2004: Nandigama
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TDP Umamaheswara Rao Devineni 63,445 50.69 -6.39
INC Nageswara Rao Vasantha 59,160 47.26 +10.62
Majority 4,285 3.43
Turnout 125,173 80.18 +5.48
TDP hold Swing

Assembly Elections 2009[edit]

Andhra Pradesh state assembly elections, 2009: Nandigama
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TDP Thangirala Prabhakara Rao 60,489 43.32 -7.37
INC Parameswara Rao Velpula 55,318 39.62 -7.64
Majority 5,171 3.70
Turnout 139,629 81.67 +1.49
TDP hold Swing

Assembly elections 2014[edit]

Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election, 2014: Nandigama
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TDP T Prabhakar Rao 77,537 49.98
YSRCP M Jagan Mohan Rao 72,463 46.71
Majority 5,074 3.27
Turnout 155,136 84.29 +2.61
TDP hold Swing

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. p. 31, TABLE B - Parliamentary Constituencies.