Puvvada Ajay Kumar

Puvvada Ajay Kumar is an Indian Politician from Telangana State. He is the Transport Minister of Telangana from 2019. He is also the chairman of Mamata Academy of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, and Mamata Medical, Nursing and Dental colleges in Khammam. He was elected as Member of Legislative Assembly from Khammam constituency.[1] Later, he joined in Telangana Rastra Samiti.[2]

Puvvada Ajay Kumar
Minister of Transport, Telangana
Assumed office
Chief MinisterK. Chandrasekhar Rao
Preceded bySri P. Mahender Reddy
Member of Telangana Legislative Assembly
Assumed office
Personal details
Political partyTelangana Rashtra Samithi
ProfessionM.Sc. (Agriculture from Bangalore) according to 2014 election affidavit


Initially, his political career started as Central Executive Council member of the YSR Congress Party.[3] Later, he contested as Member of Legislative Assembly from Indian National Congress party[4] and elected to Legislative Assembly of Telangana in General Elections 2014.[1] Finally in 2016, he quit Indian National Congress Party and joined in Telangana Rastra Samithi.[2]


  1. ^ a b Statistical Report on General Elections 2014 to Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh (PDF). Election Commission of India. 2014. p. 10.
  2. ^ a b "Khammam MLA quits Congress; to join TRS". The Hindu. 25 April 2016.
  3. ^ "High post for Puvvada's son in YSR Congress". The Hindu. 25 March 2012.
  4. ^ List of Contesting Candidates (Form 7A) - AC Phase - 1 (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Telangana. 2014. p. 5.

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