Anantapur Lok Sabha constituency

Coordinates: 14°41′N 77°36′E / 14.68°N 77.6°E / 14.68; 77.6

Anantapur Lok Sabha constituency is one of the twenty-five lok sabha constituencies of Andhra Pradesh in India. It comprises seven assembly segments and belongs to Anantapur district.[1]

Anantapur
Lok Sabha Constituency
IncumbentTalari Rangaiah
Parliamentary PartyYuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party
Elected Year2019
Constituency Details
Established1952
ReservationNone
StateAndhra Pradesh
Assembly ConstituenciesRayadurg
Uravakonda
Guntakal
Tadpatri
Singanamala
Anantapur Urban
Kalyandurg

Assembly segmentsEdit

Anantapur Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following Legislative Assembly segments:[2]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District
148 Rayadurg None Anantapur
149 Uravakonda None Anantapur
150 Guntakal None Anantapur
151 Tadpatri None Anantapur
152 Singanamala SC Anantapur
153 Anantapur Urban None Anantapur
154 Kalyandurg None Anantapur

Members of ParliamentEdit

Year Winner Party
1952 Paidi Lakshmayya Indian National Congress
1957 T. Nagi Reddy Communist Party of India
1962 Osman Ali Khan Indian National Congress
1967 Ponnapati Antony Reddi
1971
1977 Darur Pullaiah
1980
1984 Devineni Narayanaswami Telugu Desam Party
1989 Anantha Venkata Reddy Indian National Congress
1991
1996 Anantha Venkatarami Reddy
1998
1999 Kalava Srinivasulu Telugu Desam Party
2004 Anantha Venkatarami Reddy Indian National Congress
2009
2014 J. C. Diwakar Reddy Telugu Desam Party
2019 Talari Rangaiah YSR Congress Party

Election resultsEdit

General Election 1989Edit

General Election, 1989: Anatapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Anantha Venkata Reddy 349,685 53.85 +15.97
TDP G. Ramanna Chowdary 290,203 44.69 -14.45
Majority 59,482 9.16
Turnout 649,375 64.05 +0.01
INC gain from TDP Swing

General Election 1991Edit

General Election, 1991: Anatapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Anantha Venkata Reddy 362,676 59.14 +5.29
TDP B.T.L.N. Chowdary 200,392 32.67 -12.02
Majority 162,284 26.47
Turnout 613,298 60.36 -3.69
INC hold Swing

General Election 1996Edit

General Election, 1996: Anantapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Anantha Venkatarami Reddy 288,845 44.60 -14.54
CPI R.Rangappa 205,986 32.25
NTRTDP(LP) V Prabhakara Chowdary 94,485 14.79
Majority 82,859 12.35
Turnout 638,636 52.58 +7.78
INC hold Swing

General Election 1998Edit

General Election, 1998: Anantapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Anantha Venkatarami Reddy 320,474 44.60 +3.05
CPI R.Ramakrishna 238,076 35.40 +3.15
BJP Veluri Kesava Chowdari 93,339 13.88
Majority 82,398 9.20
Turnout 672,528 55.44 +2.86
INC hold Swing

General Election 1999Edit

General Election, 1999: Anantapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
TDP Kalava Srinivasulu 378,488 50.27 +14.87
INC Anantha Venkatarami Reddy 357,386 47.47 +3.17
Majority 21,102 2.80
Turnout 752,838 61.39 +5.95
TDP gain from INC Swing

General Election 2004Edit

General Election, 2004: Anantapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Anantha Venkatarami Reddy 458,925 52.44 +4.97
TDP Kalava Srinivasulu 385,521 44.05 -6.22
BSP Nagabhushanam Gaddala 9,296 1.06
Independent Yatham Pothalaiah 7,102 0.81
Pyramid Party of India K Venkatesulu 6,232 0.71 -6.56
BRS A Jagan Mohan Rao 4,419 0.50
Independent B S Amarnath 3,640 0.42
Majority 73,404 8.39
Turnout 875,135 68.42 +5.43
INC gain from TDP Swing

General Election 2009Edit

General Election, 2009: Anantapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Anantha Venkatarami Reddy 457,876 45.78 -6.66
TDP Kalava Srinivasulu 379,955 37.99 -6.06
PRP G S Mansoor 102,047 37.99 10.20
BJP Ambati Rama Krishna Reddy 16,540 1.65
Independent J C Ramanujula Reddy 9,179 0.92
Independent K P Narayana Swamy 8,908 0.89
LSP Appala Amarnath 6,340 0.63
BSP Nagabhushanam Gaddala 5,921 0.59
Independent Devella Murali 4,781 0.48
Independent T Chandra Sekhar 3,346 0.33
Pyramid Party of India G Hari 3,232 0.32
CPI(ML)L B S Amarnath 2,083 0.21
Majority 77,921 7.79
Turnout 1,000,208 70.86 +2.44
INC hold Swing

General Election 2014Edit

General Election, 2014: Anantapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
TDP J.C. Diwakar Reddy 606,509 50.33 -6.06
YSRCP Anantha Venkatarami Reddy 545,240 45.25
INC Anil Chowdary.P 16,659 1.38
Majority 61,269 5.08
Turnout 1,205,054 78.41 +7.55
TDP hold Swing

General Election 2019Edit

General Election, 2019: Anantapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
YSRCP Talari Rangaiah 6,95,208 51.79 +6.51
TDP J.C.Pavan Kumar Reddy 5,53,780 41.26 -9.07
CPI D. Jagadeesh 20,294 1.51
Majority 1,41,428 10.53
Turnout 13,48,114 81.01 +2.60
YSRCP gain from TDP Swing +7.78

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. 17 December 2018. p. 31. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 October 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. p. 31.

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