Konda Vishweshwar Reddy

Positions Held

Ministry Tenure
Member, Committee on Privileges Member, Standing Committee on Industry Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Power and Ministry of New and Renewable Energy for Malkajgiri 1 Sep. 2014 onwards
Member, The Court of University of Hyderabad 5 March 2018 onwards

Personal Details

Date Of Birth 26 Feb 1960
Place Hyderabad (Telangana) /td>
Political Party Telangana Rashtra Samithi(TRS)
Academics B.E. (Electrical Engineering), M.S. (Electrical Engineering) Educated at University of Madras, Guindy, Chennai and NJIT, New Jersey, USA

Profile

Konda Vishweshwar Reddy (born 26 February 1960) is an Engineer, Entrepreneur, Politician and an elected member of parliament from Chevella (Lok Sabha constituency)Telangana. He won the Indian general election, 2014 being an Telangana Rashtra Samithi candidate.[1] He is the grand son of Konda Venkata Ranga Reddy after whom the district Ranga Reddy was named.

Konda Vishweshwar Reddy is the only Parliamentarian from India to be granted a US patent while serving as Member of Parliament. He is the current richest Member of Indian Parliament from Telangana with declared assets of worth ₹528 crore (US$74 million) according to Deccan Chronicle.[2] He married Sangita Reddy, daughter of Apollo Hospitals founder Prathap C. Reddy