Parchur MLA Daggubati Venkateswara Rao quits politics
March 7, 2014 - Hyderabad
Parchur MLA Daggubati Venkateswara Rao husband of former Union Minister Daggubati Purandeswari on Friday announced that he is quitting the politics. His announcement came immediately after a meeting with his supporters today.
Daggubati Venkateswara Rao is an Ex-Minister, Ex-Member of Parliament and Current Member of Andhra Pradesh Assembly representing Parchur constituency in Prakasam District. He won the 2009 General Election by getting 73,691 votes and a majority of 2,776 votes. He was elected to AP state Assembly in 1984, 1985, 1989, 2004, 2009 and to Lok Sabha in 1991 and to Rajya Sabha in 1996.