List of Rajya Sabha members from Andhra Pradesh

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The Rajya Sabha (meaning the "Council of States") is the upper house of the Parliament of India. Andhra Pradesh elects 11 seats and they are indirectly elected by the state legislators of Andhra Pradesh. Before formation of Telangana State in 2014 were 7 seats are alloted, 18 seats were elected from Andhra Pradesh. The number of seats, allocated to the party, are determined by the amount of seats, a party possesses during nomination and the party nominates a member to be voted on. Elections in within the state legislatures are held using Single transferable vote with proportional representation.

Current Parties (2016)[edit]

Party Rajya Sabha MPs
Telugu Desam Party 4
Indian National Congress 4
Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party 1
Bharatiya Janata Party 1
Telangana Rashtra Samithi 1

Current Members from Andhra Pradesh[edit]

No Name[1] Party Date of
Appointment[2]
Date of
Retirement[2]
4 K. Keshava Rao Telangana Rashtra Samithi 10-Apr-2014 09-Apr-2020
1 Konidala Chiranjeevi Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2012 02-Apr-2018
5 Mohd. Ali Khan Indian National Congress 10-Apr-2014 09-Apr-2020
2 Renuka Chowdary Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2012 02-Apr-2018
8 Suresh Prabhu Bharatiya Janata Party 22-Jun-2016 21-Jun-2022
6 Dr. T. Subbarami Reddy Indian National Congress 10-Apr-2014 09-Apr-2020
3 T.Devender Goud Telugu Desam Party 03-Apr-2012 02-Apr-2018
9 T G Venkatesh Telugu Desam Party 22-Jun-2016 21-Jun-2022
7 Thota Seetharama Lakshmi Telugu Desam Party 10-Apr-2014 09-Apr-2020
10 Y. S. Chowdary Telugu Desam Party 22-Jun-2016 21-Jun-2022
11 V. Vijaysai Reddy YSR Congress Party 22-Jun-2016 21-Jun-2022


Alphabetical list of all Rajya Sabha members from Andhra Pradesh state[edit]

Alphabetical list by last name[3]

The list is incomplete.

  • Star (*) represents current Rajya Sabha members from AP State.
Name (alphabetical last name) Party Date of appointment Date of retirement Term Notes
Sudarshan Akarapu TDP 03/04/2002 02/04/2008 1
Raashid Alvi INC 03/04/2006 02/04/2012 2
T. Ratna Bai INC 03/04/2008 02/04/2012 1
Rapolu Ananda Bhaskar INC 03/04/2012 01/06/2014 1 fr AP
Rapolu Ananda Bhaskar INC 02/06/2014[4] 02/04/2018 1 fr TG
Konidala Chiranjeevi INC 03/04/2012 02/04/2018 1 *
Y. S. Chowdary TDP 22/06/2010 21/06/2016 1
Y. S. Chowdary TDP 22/06/2016 21/06/2022 2 *
Renuka Chowdary TDP 03/04/1986 02/04/1992 1
Renuka Chowdary TDP 03/04/1992 02/04/1998 2 [5]
Renuka Chowdary INC 03/04/2012 02/04/2018 3 *
Kishore_Chandra_Deo INC 03/04/1994 02/04/2000[6] 1
T.Devender Goud TDP 03/04/2012 02/04/2018 1 *
N. P. Durga TDP 03/04/2002 02/04/2008 1
Mohd. Ali Khan INC 10/04/2014 09/04/2020 1 *
Thota Seetharama Lakshmi TDP 10/04/2014 09/04/2020 1 *
Yarlagadda Lakshmi Prasad TDP 10/04/1996 09/04/2002[7] 1
Suresh Prabhu BJP 22/06/2016 21/06/2022 2 *
Jaya Prada TDP 10/04/1996 09/04/2002[7] 1
C. M. Ramesh TDP 03/04/2012 01/06/2014 1 fr AP
C. M. Ramesh TDP 02/06/2014[4] 02/04/2018 1 fr TG
Jairam Ramesh INC 22/06/2010 21/06/2016 2 [8]
Gundu Sudha Rani TDP 22/06/2010 01/06/2014 1 from AP
Gundu Sudha Rani TDP 02/06/2014 21/06/2016 1 from TG
V. Hanumantha Rao INC 03/04/1992 02/04/1998 1 from AP [5]
V. Hanumantha Rao INC 22/06/2004 21/06/2010 2 from AP
V. Hanumantha Rao INC 22/06/2010[8] 01/06/2014 3 from AP
V. Hanumantha Rao INC 02/06/2014 21/06/2016 3 from TG
K. Keshava Rao TRS 10/04/2014 09/04/2020 1 *
Garikapati Mohan Rao TDP 10/04/2014 01/06/2014 1 from AP
Garikapati Mohan Rao TDP 02/06/2014[4] 09/04/2020 1 from TG
K. V. P. Ramachandra Rao INC 10/04/2014 01/06/2014 1 from AP
K. V. P. Ramachandra Rao INC 02/06/2014[4] 09/04/2020 1 from TG
P. Govardhan Reddy INC 02/04/2012 01/06/2014 1 from AP
P. Govardhan Reddy INC 02/06/2014 02/04/2018 1 fr TG, Death 09/06/2017
S. Jaipal Reddy INC 01/01/1997 02/04/1998 2 [5]
N. Janardhana Reddy INC 22/06/2010[8] 21/06/2016 3 Death 09/05/2014
Ravula Chandra Sekar Reddy TDP 03/04/2002 02/04/2008 1
V. Vijaysai Reddy YSR 22/06/2016 21/06/2022 1 *
T. Subbarami Reddy INC 10/04/2014 09/04/2020 1 *
Gireesh Kumar Sanghi INC 22/06/2010 21/06/2016 2 [8]
Jesudasu Seelam INC 22/06/2010 21/06/2016 2 [8]
Nirmala Sitharaman BJP 03/07/2014 21/06/2016 1 Bye-elections [9]
Kommareddi Suryanarayana INC 10/04/1952 09/04/1958 1
Y. Radhakrishnamurthy CPM 10/04/1996 09/04/2002[7] 1
T G Venkatesh TDP 22/06/2016 21/06/2022 1 *
Nandi Yellaiah INC 10/04/2008 09/04/2014 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statewise List". 164.100.47.5. Retrieved 12 June 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Statewise Retirement". 164.100.47.5. Retrieved 12 June 2016. 
  3. ^ "Alphabetical List Of Former Members Of Rajya Sabha Since 1952". rajyasabha.nic.in. Rajya Sabha Secretariat, Sansad Bhawan, New Delhi. 
  4. ^ a b c d "Rajya Sabha members alloted [sic] to Telangana, Andhra Pradesh". The Economic Times. May 30, 2014. Retrieved 21 October 2015. 
  5. ^ a b c "Biennial Elections to the Council of States (Rajya Sabha) to fill the seats of members retiring in April, 1998 and Bye-election to fill one casual vacancy" (PDF). Election Commission of India, New Delhi. Retrieved 22 August 2017. 
  6. ^ "Biennial elections to the Council of States (Rajya Sabha) to fill the seats of members retiring on 02.04.2000." (PDF). Election Commission of India, New Delhi. Retrieved 22 August 2017. 
  7. ^ a b c "Biennial elections to the Council of States (Rajya Sabha) to fill the Seats of members retiring on 02.04.2002, 09.04.2002, 12.04.2002 and 26.05.2002" (PDF). Election Commission of India, New Delhi. Retrieved 22 August 2017. 
  8. ^ a b c d e "Jairam re-nominated to Rajya Sabha from Andhra Pradesh". 
  9. ^ "Union minister Nirmala Sitharaman files Rajya Sabha nomination". 

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