Sudini Jaipal Reddy
: సూదిని జైపాల్ రెడ్డి) (born 16 January 1942) is a member of the 15th Lok Sabha
. He represents the Chevella
constituency of Andhra Pradesh
and is a member of the Indian National Congress
. He is currently the Cabinet Minister of . He was the Cabinet Minister of Urban development of India, who headed the group of ministers(GoM), appointed by the PM Dr.Manmohan Singh to supervise XIX Commonwealth Games(CWG) in Delhi.
Jaipal Reddy was born Madgul, Mahbubnagar district
in AP. He has an M.A.
from the Osmania University
. He is physically disabled
and uses crutches
Jaipal Reddy was an MLA
between 1969 and 1984, a constituency in Andhra Pradesh for four terms. He was a member of the Congress Party but quit to protest against the emergency
and joined the Janata Party
He contested the 1980 Lok Sabha elections unsuccessfully from Medak
against Indira Gandhi
. He was the general secretary of the Janata Party from 1985 to 1988. He was elected to the Lok Sabha five times: the 8th Lok Sabha in 1984 (in alliance with TDP
), the 12th in 1998
(again as ally of TDP), the 13th in 1999 (as a member of the Congress Party), the 14th
in 2004 (as a member of the Congress Party, Miryalaguda
constituency) and the 15th
in 2009 (as a member of the Congress Party). He was also a member of the Rajya Sabha
on two occasions, 1990–1996 and 1997–1998.
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