Kadiyam Srihari Profile: Kadiyam Srihari is a politician from Telangana state, presently Cabinet Minister and Deputy CM From Telangana State.
He was Ex-MLA from Ghanpur(Station) Constituency and Ex-Minister in the cabinets of N.T.Rama Rao and N.Chandra Babu Naidu.
He was the PolitBureau member of TDP, and the General Secretary of Telugu Desam party(TDP). He was the Minister of undevided Andhra Pradesh from 1995 to 2004 in Marketing,Social Welfare later Education and later Irrigation under the Cabinet of Nara Chandrababu Naidu.
He joined TRS party and is its politburo member. He took oathas cabinet minister in Telangana government on 25 January 2015 as a Deputy Chief Minister and also Education Minister
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Kadiyam Srihari was born in Parvathagiri, a village in the Warangal district. He attended Zilla Parishat High School in Warangal and then was awarded a B.Sc from the Arts and Science College in the same city.
In 1975, he got a M.Sc from Osmania University, Hyderabad.
Kadiyam Srihari began his career as a manager for Syndicate Bank in Nizamabad, where he worked between 1975-77.
Later he worked as teacher and junior lecturer. During this period, he served as the District President for the Government Junior Lecturers Association in Warangal and also as the State Secretary for the same body in Andhra Pradesh.
He joined politics in February 1987 when he was asked by Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao to join the Telugu Desam Party (TDP). He contested for the position of mayor of Warangal Municipal Corporation. He served as Chairman for Kakatiya Urban Development Authority, Warangal in 1988.
He was the District President for TDP in Warangal district from 1987-1994.
Srihari won a seat as a MLA from Station Ghanpur constituency in 1994. He served as minister in the cabinet of Rao, handling at various times the portfolios of Marketing, Social Welfare, Education and Irrigation in the Cabinets of both Rao and Nara Chandrababu Naidu.
In 2004, Srihari lost the general election contest in Station Ghanpur to Dr. Vijaya Rama Rao of the Telangana Rastra Samithi. He also lost a by-election from the same constituency in 2008
He played a crucial role in getting pro-Telangana letter from TDP party and also represented TDP in an all-party meeting held in New Delhi
Minister for Irrigation
Minister for Social Welfare
Minister for Education
Minister for Marketing
Minister for Education
Quits TDP & Joins TRS
Srihari announced his resignation from the TDP at Warangal on 11 May 2013, expressing displeasure over the party’s ambivalent stand on the Telangana statehood issue. He formally joined the TRS, which supported statehood for the Telangana region, on 15 May 2013. He is currently the Member of Parliament from Warangal Parliamentary Constituency.
He is a Politburo member in the TRS state committee and also Chairman of training classes programme for Telangana cadre. He is the chairman of TRS manifesto committee and played a crucial role in representing the aspirations of various sectors of people.
Kadiam Srihari was announced as the New Deputy CM and also EDUCATION minister on 25 Jan 2015
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