Botsa Satyanarayana

Botcha Satyanarayana (9 July 1958)[citation needed] also known as Sathi Babu is an Indian politician from Andhra Pradesh, India. He belonged to the Indian National Congress until 2015 and he joined the YSR Congress On 7 June 2015.[2] He was sworn in as the Cabinet minister for municipal administration and urban development in Y.S.Jagana Mohan Reddy cabinet on 8 June 2019.[3]

Botsa Satyanarayana
Minister of Municipal administration and Urban development., Government of Andhra Pradesh
Assumed office
8 Jun 2019
Preceded byP.Narayana
Minister of Transport, Government of Andhra Pradesh
In office
2011-2014
Preceded byS.Vijaya Rama Raju
Succeeded byKinjarapu Atchannaidu
Minister of Panchayati Raj, Government of Andhra Pradesh
In office
2009-2011
Preceded byJ. C. Diwakar Reddy
Succeeded byJana Reddy
Minister of Housing, Government of Andhra Pradesh
In office
2004-2009
Preceded byK.Errannaidu
Succeeded bySilpa Mohan Reddy
Member of Parliament
In office
1999 - 2004
Preceded byKondapalli Pydithalli Naidu
Succeeded byKondapalli Pydithalli Naidu
ConstituencyBobbili
Member of Legislative Assembly
In office
2004 -2014
Preceded byGadde Babu Rao
Succeeded byK Mrunalini
ConstituencyCheepurupalli
Assumed office
2019
Preceded byK Mrunalini
ConstituencyCheepurupalli
Personal details
Born (1958-07-09) 9 July 1958 (age 62)[citation needed]
Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh
Political party
Spouse(s)Botsa Jhansi Lakshmi
Children1 son(Dr Sandeep) and 1 daughter(Dr Anusha)[1]
ResidenceKorada Street, Vizianagaram

Personal lifeEdit

He was born in Vizianagaram. He has studied Bachelor of Arts at Maharajah's College. He was married to Botsa Jhansi Lakshmi who was elected as a Lok Sabha representative from Bobbili constituency in 2006.[4] He has a brother, Botcha Appala Narasaiah, who is also a politician.[5]

Political careerEdit

Botcha Satyanarayana served as President, APCC . He was a Minister for Transport, Marketing, Panchyat Raj and Housing in the government of Andhra Pradesh,[6] and has served previously as Panchayati raj minister,[7] and as Minister for Industries in the Andhra Pradesh government. He presented himself as a contender to succeed Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy as chief minister of Andhra Pradesh after the latter's death in a 2009 helicopter accident.[8]

In 2015, Satyanarayana announced he would leave the INC and join the YSR Congress and he finally joined YSR Congress on 7 June of the same year with entire family and supporters.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Detailed Profile - Dr. (Smt.) Jhansi Lakshmi Botcha - Members of Parliament (Lok Sabha) - Who's Who - Government: National Portal of India". 16 May 2012.
  2. ^ "All clouds clear for Botsa's entry into YRSCP - ApNewsCorNer". Retrieved 15 June 2016.
  3. ^ https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/jagans-25-sworn-full-list-andhra-cabinet-ministers-103242
  4. ^ Saxena, Priya (7 December 2006). "KCR's record win in Karimnagar, Congress wrests Bobbili". RxPG News. Retrieved 3 December 2010.
  5. ^ Chandrashekhar, B. (7 June 2015). "Botcha joins YSR Congress along with kin, followers" – via www.thehindu.com.
  6. ^ "Crisis in Andhra as minister quits, 10 others unhappy". Economic Times. 2 December 2010. Retrieved 3 December 2010.
  7. ^ "SI test cancellation irks leaders". Deccan Chronicle. 21 November 2010. Archived from the original on 22 November 2010. Retrieved 3 December 2010.
  8. ^ "I am true political heir of YSR: Botsa". Times of India. 13 July 2010. Retrieved 3 December 2010.presently elected as transport minister of andhra pradesh

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