Parvathipuram (SC) (Assembly constituency)

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Parvathipuram (SC)
Constituency
for the Vidhan Sabha
DistrictVizianagaram
StateAndhra Pradesh
Electorate182,333
Current constituency
PartyYSR Congress Party
MLAAlajangi Jogarao
ReservationSC

Parvathipuram Assembly constituency is an SC reserved constituency in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, representing the state legislative assembly in India.[1] It is one of the seven assembly segments of Araku (ST) (Lok Sabha constituency), along with Kurupam (ST), Palakonda, Salur, Araku Valley (ST), Paderu (ST) and Rampachodavaram.[2] Alajangi Jogarao is the present MLA of the constituency, who won the 2019 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election from YSR Congress Party.[3] As of 25 March 2019, there a total of 182,333 electors in the constituency.[4]

Mandals[edit]

The three mandals that forms the assembly constituency are:[2]

S.No Mandal Name
1 Parvathipuram
2 Seethanagaram
3 Balijipeta

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Duration Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1989–94 Yerra Krishna Murty TDP
1994–99 Yerra Krishna Murty TDP
1999–2004 Mariserla Sivunnaidu INC
2004-09 Vijayaramaraju Satrucharla INC
2009–14 Jayamani Savarapu INC
2014-Incumbent Bobbili Chiranjeevulu TDP [5]

Election results[edit]

Assembly Elections 2004[edit]

2004 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election: Parvathipuram
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Vijayaramaraju Satrucharla 48,276 48.76 -5.99
Telugu Desam D Jagadeeswara Rao 46,480 46.94 +7.52
Majority 1,796 1.82
Turnout 99,010 76.64 +1.54
INC hold Swing

Assembly Elections 2009[edit]

2009 Andhra Pradesh state assembly elections: Parvathipuram
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Jayamani Savarapu 49,614 41.36 -7.40
Telugu Desam Bobbili Chiranjeevulu 46,896 39.09 -7.85
Praja Rajyam Latha Rittapalli 10,946 9.13
Majority 2,718 2.27
Turnout 120,053 73.17 -3.47
INC hold Swing

Assembly elections 2014[edit]

2014 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election: Parvathipuram
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Telugu Desam Bobbili Chiranjeevulu 62,458 47.94
YSR Congress Jammana Prasanna Kumar 56,329 43.24
Majority 6,129 4.70
Turnout 130,278 75.03 +1.91
Telugu Desam gain from INC Swing

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Electors Summary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. 25 May 2019. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. 17 December 2018. pp. 17, 30. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 October 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Assembly Election 2019". Election Commission of India. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  4. ^ "Electors Summary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. 25 May 2019. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  5. ^ "The Andhra Pradesh Gazette, Part-V Extraordinary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. Hyderabad. 20 May 2014. p. 10. Retrieved 13 June 2019.