Nama Nageswara Rao

Nama Nageswara Rao (born 15 March 1957 in Balapala, Mahabubabad, Telangana[1]) is an Indian politician, and a member of the 15th Lok Sabha of India.

Nama Nageswara Rao
Nama Nageswara Rao TDP.jpg
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
Assumed office
Preceded byPonguleti Srinivas Reddy
In office
Preceded byRenuka Chowdhury
Succeeded byPonguleti Srinivas Reddy
Personal details
Born(1957-03-15)15 March 1957
Balapala, Telangana
Political partyTelangana Rashtra Samithi
Other political
Telugu Desam Party (Until 2019)
Children3; 2 sons and 1 daughter

Nama prithvi teja

Nama bhavya teja

Before becoming a member of the Lok Sabha, Nageswara Rao ran the infrastructure company Madhucon Projects.[2] When he was a candidate for the Lok Sabha in 2009, he had total assets worth over Rp 1.73 billion ($38.4 million, £23.3 million), making him the wealthiest candidate.[3]

Nageswara Rao had stood for election in 2004 for the Khammam constituency, but lost to the incumbent Renuka Chowdary by over 100,000 votes.[4]

In May 2009, Nageswara Rao was elected to the Lok Sabha to represent the Khammam constituency, with a majority of 124,949 votes from Khammam constituency defeating Union Minister Renuka Chowdhary.[5]

Nageswara Rao was unanimously elected Telugu Desam Parliamentary Party leader at a meeting held in the presence of the party president N. Chandrababu Naidu in May 2009.[6]

Nageswara Rao is married to Nama Chinnamma, and has two sons and a daughter.[1]

Nama lost in the 2014 Elections.

Political statisticsEdit

Year Contested For Party Constituency Opponent Votes Majority Result
1 2004 MP TDP Khammam Renuka Chowdhary (INC) 409159 - 518047 -108888 Lost [7]
2 2009 469368 - 344920 124448 Won [8]
3 2014 Ponguleti Srinivas Reddy (YSRCP) 410230 - 422434 -12204 Lost [9]
4 2018 MLA Khammam Puvvada Ajay Kumar (TRS) 91769 - 102760 -10991 Lost
5 2019 MP TRS Khammam Renuka Chowdhary (INC) Won


With the victory in 2019 general polls, Nama Nageswar Rao (62) will be representing the Khammam Lok Sabha constituency for the second time in Parliament [10]


  1. ^ a b Nama Nageswara Rao. "Detailed Profile: Shri Nama Nageswara Rao". Government of India. Retrieved 31 May 2011.
  2. ^ M. Somasekhar (15 April 2009). "AP Inc on political expansion mode". Business Line. The Hindu Group. Retrieved 31 May 2011.
  3. ^ "Most LS contestants 'crorepatis'". The Hindu. The Hindu Group. 10 April 2009. Retrieved 31 May 2011.
  4. ^ Sreenivas Janyala (17 May 2009). "Cong wins 34 of the 42 seats in Andhra, TDP gets only 6". The Indian Express. Indian Express Group. Retrieved 31 May 2011.
  5. ^ "Congress improves tally in Khammam". The Hindu. The Hindu Group. 17 May 2009. Retrieved 31 May 2011.
  6. ^ "Nama Nageswara Rao elected TDPP leader". The Hindu. The Hindu Group. 23 May 2009. Retrieved 31 May 2011.
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  10. ^ "Know Your Khammam MP – Nama Nageswar Rao | INDToday". 7 June 2019.
Party political offices
Preceded by
Leader of the Telugu Desam Party in the 15th Lok Sabha
Succeeded by
Thota Narasimham