Nedurumalli Janardhana Reddy

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Nedurumalli Janardhana Reddy
నేదురుమల్లి జనార్థన్ రెడ్డి
12th Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh
In office
17 December 1990 – 9 October 1992
Preceded by Marri Chenna Reddy
Succeeded by Kotla Vijaya Bhaskara Reddy
Member of the Indian Parliament
for Visakhapatnam
In office
17 May 2004 – 18 May 2009
Preceded by M. V. V. S. Murthy
Succeeded by Daggubati Purandeswari
Member of the Indian Parliament
for Narasaraopet
In office
10 October 1999 – 6 February 2004
Preceded by Konijeti Rosaiah
Succeeded by Mekapati Rajamohan Reddy
Member of the Indian Parliament
for Bapatla
In office
10 March 1998 – 26 April 1999
Preceded by Ummareddy Venkateswarlu
Succeeded by Daggubati Ramanaidu
Personal details
Born (1935-02-20)20 February 1935
Vakadu, Madras Presidency, British India
Died 9 May 2014(2014-05-09) (aged 79)[1]
Hyderabad
Political party Indian National Congress
Spouse(s) Nedurumalli Rajyalakshmi
Children 4
Residence Hyderabad
Religion Non-Religious
As of 12 May, 2006
Source: [1]

Nedurumalli Janardhana Reddy (Telugu: నేదురుమల్లి జనార్థన్ రెడ్డి; 20 February 1935 – 9 May 2014) was a member of the 12th, 13th and 14th Lok Sabha of India. He represented the Visakhapatnam constituency of Andhra Pradesh and was a member of the Indian National Congress. He was also a Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh from 1990 to 1992.[1] His wife, Nedurumalli Rajyalakshmi, has been a minister in the Andhra Pradesh government since 2004. He is the one who laid the foundation stone for the much acclaimed Hi-Tech City(Cyber Towers) in Madhapur, Hyderabad.

In September 2007, Reddy escaped an assassination attempt near Nellore by naxal groups. Janardhana Reddy and his wife both escaped the event unhurt.[1][2]

Political history[edit]

  • 1972–1978: Rajya sabha,
  • 1978–1984: MLC
  • 1978–1983: Andhra Pradesh Cabinet Minister (Revenue, Industries, Power and Agriculture),
  • 1988–1989: P.C.C. President,
  • 1989–1994: MLA,
  • 1989–1990: Andhra Pradesh Cabinet Minister (Agriculture, Forests and Higher Education),
  • 1990–1992: Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh,
  • 1998–1999: MP (Bapatla – 12th Lok Sabha),
  • 1999–2004: MP (Narasaraopet – 13th Lok Sabha – 2nd term),
  • 2004–2009: MP (Visakhapatnam – 14th Lok Sabha – 3rd term),
  • 2009: Elected to Rajya Sabha,
  • 2010: Re-elected to Rajya Sabha

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Special correspondent (10 May 2014). "Former Chief Minister Nedurumalli dead". The Hindu. Retrieved 22 April 2016. 
  2. ^ Rangarajan, D. (8 September 2007). "Janardhana Reddy escapes bid on life". The Hindu. Retrieved 22 April 2016. 

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