Situated in what was formerly called the Kadapa district (now the YSR district) of the state of Andhra Pradesh, the Rajampet Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 42 Parliamentary seats in the state. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Rajampet
A Congress stronghold since 1957, when the parliamentary constituency of Rajampet came into existence, this region is one of the most politically significant seats in the overall ambience of the country as a whole. Known for its repository of mineral reserves, this constituency is famous for its mineral resources, especially lead, asbestos, baryte, and importantly, limestone. However, like 12 other districts in the state, the YSR district has been recognized as economically backward, thus being under the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme sponsored by the government.
Rajampet has as its primary tourist attractions places such as Pushpagiri, known for Chennakeswara Alayam and Puspagiri Matam; Nandaluru, known for Sowmyanatha Swamy Alayam; Porumamilla, known for the ancient and the most historical Sri Kodhanda Rama Swamy Temple; among others. Out of the seven Assembly segments which make up this Parliamentary constituency, Kodur is reserved for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Rajampet Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Rajampet parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Rajampet constituency is P.V.Midhun Reddy of YSRCP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||41||Rajampet||GEN||P.V.Midhun Reddy||M||YSRCP||601752||D. Purandeswari||F||BJP||426990|
|2009||41||Rajampet||GEN||Annayyagari,Shri Sai Prathap||M||INC||423910||Ramesh Kumar Reddy Reddappagari||M||TDP||313533|
|2004||22||Rajampet||GEN||Annayyagari Sai Prathap||M||INC||369797||Gunipati Ramaiah||M||TDP||291712|
|1999||22||Rajampet||GEN||Gunipati Ramaiah||M||TDP||322107||Annaiahgari Saiprathap||M||INC||294937|
|1998||22||Rajampet||GEN||Annaiahgari Sai Pratap||M||INC||274889||Gunipati Ramaiah||M||TDP||226993|
|1996||22||Rajampet||GEN||Annaiahgari Sai Prathap||M||INC||280557||Pothuraju Prathap||M||TDP||230165|
|1991||22||Rajampet||GEN||Annaiahgari Saiprathap||M||INC||325107||Palakondrayudu Sugavasi||M||TDP||162813|
|1989||22||Rajampet||GEN||Annaiahgari Sai Prathap||M||INC||340796||Ramachandraiah C.||M||TDP||302373|
|1984||22||Rajampet||GEN||Palakondrayudu Sugavasi||M||TDP||298060||A.Sai Prathap||M||INC||180913|
|1980||22||Rajampet||GEN||P. Parthasarathy||M||INC(I)||189311||Rathnasabapathy Bandaru||M||INC(U)||147910|
|1977||22||Rajampet||GEN||Pothuraju Parthasarathi||M||INC||233844||P. Thimma Reddy||M||BLD||179293|
|1971||22||Rajampet||GEN||Parthasarathi Pothuraju||M||INC||243603||Yesoda Reddy||M||NCO||65735|
|1967||22||Rajampet||GEN||P. Parthasarathy||M||INC||189874||C.L.N. Reddy||M||SWA||123325|
|1962||23||Rajampet||GEN||C.L. Narasimha Reddy||M||SWA||155017||T.N. Viswanatha Reddy||M||INC||137752|
|1957||18||Rajampet||GEN||T.N. Viswanath Reddy||M||INC||Uncontested|
*PC = Parliamentary Constituency
Facts about current sitting MP of Rajampet Constituency
|Name of MP||P.V. Midhun Reddy|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party|
|Educational Qualification||Professional Post Graduate|
|Activities of P.V. Midhun Reddy in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||0|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Rajampet Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Rajampet parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015