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Komatireddy Venkat Reddy

Komatireddy Venkat Reddy
Komatireddy Venkat Reddy

Komatireddy Venkat Reddy is a Congress politician and is a MLA representing Nalgonda constituency. He served as Infrastructure and Ports minister in Kiran Kumar Reddy’s cabinet.

Venkat Reddy was born on May 23. He was elected to the Andhra Pradesh assembly for three consecutive times. He first contested from Nalgonda constituency in the 1999 assembly elections. He was later re-elected in 2004 and 2009 assembly elections. Komatireddy Venkat Reddy served as Minister for Information Technology in former Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy’s cabinet.

Venkat Reddy resigned to his Ministerial position in 2010 and also in October 2011 for the Telangana statehood cause. He also tendered resignation to his MLA seat. Venkat Reddy sat on an indefinite hunger strike on November 1, 2011.


Komatireddy Venkat Reddy said that Congress would win 95 Assembly seats in the 2019 elections and will form the government. After taking rest till the end of 2017, he will campaign intensively for the success of Congress in 2018 and 2019, he said. The number of Assembly seats in Nalgonda is likely to go up from 12 to 15 in 2019 and Congress would all of them, Komatireddy said. Mar 10, 2016

Komatireddy Venkat Reddy criticizes TDP Chandrababu Naidu for backstabbing Telangana people. He said that Chandrababu took a U-turn after giving a letter favoring Telangana state formation in 2008. Chandrababu doesn’t deserve to criticize TRS chief KCR who sacrificed positions three times for Telangana, he said. Feb 25, 2014