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Renuka Chowdhury

About Renuka Chowdhury

Renuka Chowdhury is a senior Congress leader. She is a member of Rajya Sabha from Andhra Pradesh. Renuka Chowdhary is a former Indian Women and Child Development Minister. She lost the 2009 Indian Parliamentary Elections from Khammam Parliamentary Constituency.

Professional Biography

As Politician

In February 09, she said the BJP-ruled Karnataka govt. has lost control over law and order situation.

As Indian Minister for Women and Child Development

In February 09, she sacked National Commission for Women (NCW) member Nirmala Vankatesh saying her conduct was detrimental to public interest.

On 22 March 2012, Renuka Chowdhury was elected to the Rajya Sabha unanimously.

Renuka Chowdhury in News

Andhra Pradesh News on March 14, 2014
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on March 14, 2014

AICC appoints two PCC presidents – Raghuveera for Seemandhra and Ponnala to Telangana State
All India Congress Committee named backward class leaders N Raghuveera Reddy as Seemandhra Congress President and Ponnala Lakshmaiah to head Telangana State as Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) presidents

Four new faces from the State in the Cabinet likely
Four new state leaders likely to feature in the new cabinet

Five crorepatis in Rajya Sabha list from the State
Five out of the Six nominations for Rajya Sabha from the State are Crorepatis

Murli Manohar Joshi assails UPA Govt. over rupee fall against dollar
With the Indian rupee hitting a record low against the dollar, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Murli Manohar Joshi assailed the UPA Government on the issue, terming it a 'precarious' national economic situation.

Khurshid asks everybody to have patience on UPA's presidential candidate
Union Law and Justice Minister Salman Khurshid on Friday said the Congress Party and the UPA have still not decided on their presidential candidate, and asked everybody to have patience on the issue, as suggested by UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi.

Congress trying to arrive at consensus on presidential candidate: Renuka Chaudhary
Congress leader Renuka Chaudhary has said the party is trying to arrive at a consensus with the widest consultation in deciding on the next person to be president.

Collector's abduction: Renuka Chaudhary slams Prashant Bhushan
Congress leader Renuka Chaudhary on Tuesday criticised Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan for refusing to mediate for the release of Sukma District Collector Alex Paul Menon.

Congress criticizes Kumaraswamy's claim of bribe offer, Deve Gowda says he was unaware
Congress has criticized H.D. Kumaraswamy, son of former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda, after the former revealed that his father was offered a bribe for defence deals.

Congress voices concern over abduction of BJD MLA by Maoists
Congress leader Renuka Chowdhary on Saturday voiced concern over the abduction of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) legislator by Maoists in Orissa and urged them to release him.

Congress insists on no alliance in UP
Congress Party on Monday stuck to its pre-poll stand of not allying with any political outfit to form the government in Uttar Pradesh.

Kejriwal's remark against MPs in context of Congress, alleges BJP
Lauding the recent statement made by Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal against the Members of Parliament, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday alleged that the former's comment was against the Congress-led UPA Government as the public had lost faith and respect for them.

Congress slams opposition parties for political opportunism during Hazare's fast
Congress party has slammed the opposition parties for exhibiting political opportunism during the one day fast of anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare.

Reorganisation bid of UP invites flak, Congress dubs it poll gimmick
Slamming the bid to divide Uttar Pradesh into four parts, Congress leader Renuka Chaudhary dubbed it as an election sop for the locals of the poll bound state.

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