Know About KANNA LAKSHIMI NARAYANA

A successful weightlifter, Kanna Lakshmi Narayana was attracted to politics from a very young age. He realized that if he has to make real difference to the life of a common man then he has to join politics and deliver.


Political career


Kanna Lakshmi Narayana won the election to the State Assembly for the fifth term from Guntur (West) Assembly constituency in 2009. He won from Pedakurapadu, the biggest constituency in Andhra Pradesh, for four straight terms, from 1989 to 2004. He joined the BJP on 27 October 2014 in Delhi in presence of Amit Shah, its national president

  • 1972-1978 : President, District NSUI, Guntur.
  • 1979-1985 : Worked as development officer, New India Assurance Company.
  • 1986-1987 : President, City Youth Congress, Guntur.
  • 1987-1988 : General Secretary, A.P.Youth Congress
  • 1988-1990 : President, Guntur District Youth Congress & Labour Cell Chief Vice President INTUC District Organising Secretary, A.P. Sevadal
  • 1996-1998 : General Secretary, Pradesh Congress Committee, Andhra Pradesh. Under the Stewardship of Late Dr. Mallikarjun, President.
  • 2000-2003 : General Secretary, Pradesh Congress Committee, Andhra Pradesh. Under the Stewardship Sri M. Satyanarayana Rao, President
  • 1995 : Member, State Local Bodies Election Committee APCC
  • 1995-1997 : Chairman, Public Accounts Committee
  • 1999 : Member State Election Committee APCC
  • 2004 : Member State Election Committee APCC
  • 2009 : Member State Election Committee APCC

As Member Of Legislative Assembly

  • 1989-1994 : Elected from Pedakurapadu Assembly Constituency, Guntur District
  • 1994-1999 : Elected from Pedakurapadu Assembly Constituency, Guntur District and as a WHIP of Congress Legislature Party
  • 1999-2004 : Elected from Pedakurapadu Assembly Constituency, Guntur District
  • 2004-2009 : Elected from Pedakurapadu Assembly Constituency, Guntur District
  • 2009 : Elected from Guntur West Assembly Constituency

As Minister

  • 1991-1994 : Minister of State (INDEPENDENT CHARGE) in the Cabinet of Sri. Nedurumalli Janardhana Reddy and Late Sri Kotla Vijaya Bhaskara Reddy
  • 2004-2009 : Cabinet Minister in Late Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhar Reddys Cabinet
  • 2009 May : Cabinet Minister for Major Industries, Commerce & Export Promotion and Food Processing in Late Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhar Reddys Cabinet
  • 2009 September : Cabinet Minister for Major Industries, Commerce & Export Promotion and Food Processing in Sri.K Rosaiahs Cabinet
  • 2010 December : Cabinet Minister for Housing in Sri.N. Kiran Kumar Reddys Cabinet
  • 2012 February : Cabinet Minister for Agriculture & agriculture technology mission in Sri.N. Kiran Kumar Reddys Cabinet
  • 2018 : President BJP Party for the state of Andhra Pradesh

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