D. K. Suresh

Doddaalahalli Kempegowda Suresh a.k.a. D. K. Suresh is an Indian member of Parliament of the 17th Lok Sabha of India. He represents the Bangalore Rural constituency of Karnataka and is a member of the Indian National Congress political party.[1]

D. K. Suresh
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
Assumed office
Preceded byH. D. Kumaraswamy
ConstituencyBangalore Rural
Personal details
Born (1966-12-18) 18 December 1966 (age 54).[1]
Ramanagara, Karnataka, India
Political partyIndian National Congress.[1]
Children1 son.
ParentsMr. D. Kempegowda (Father),
Gowramma (Mother)
ResidenceBangalore & New Delhi.[1]
ProfessionBusinessperson &
CommitteesMember, Committee on Water Resources

Early life and educationEdit

D. K. Suresh was born in Doddaalahalli, Ramanagara in the state of Karnataka, as the son of Kempegowda and Gowramma. He is the younger brother of D. K. Shivakumar, another noted Congress leader and the minister for water resources in the second H. D. Kumaraswamy ministry. Suresh has received education till higher secondary. By profession, Suresh is a farmer and a businessperson.[1]

Political careerEdit

D. K. Suresh is a three time MP. He was elected into 15th Lok Sabha in by-election after sitting MP (then) H. D. Kumaraswamy resigned on 21 May 2013.[1][2]

Posts heldEdit

# From To Position
01 2013 2014 Member, 15th Lok Sabha
02 2013 2014 Member, Committee on Water Resources

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Member Profile". Lok Sabha website. Archived from the original on 11 November 2016. Retrieved 1 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Previous Lok Sabha members". Lok Sabha website. Archived from the original on 7 January 2014. Retrieved 1 January 2014.