Khanapur
Constituency No. 6 for the Telangana Legislative Assembly
Constituency details
CountryIndia
RegionSouth India
StateTelangana
DistrictAdilabad
LS constituencyAdilabad
Established1978
Total electors1,83,298
ReservationST
Member of Legislative Assembly
3rd Telangana Legislative Assembly
Incumbent
PartyIndian National Congress
Elected year2023

Khanapur is a constituency of Telangana Legislative Assembly, India. It is one of 3 constituencies in Nirmal district. It comes under Adilabad Lok Sabha constituency along with 6 other Assembly constituencies.

Ajmeera Rekha of Telangana Rashtra Samithi won the seat in 2014 Assembly election.

Mandals

The Assembly Constituency presently comprises the following Mandals:

Mandal Districts
Khanapur Nirmal
Jannaram Mancherial
Inderavelly Adilabad
Utnoor
Kaddam Nirmal

Members of the Legislative Assembly

Duration Member Political party
1978-83 Ambajee Indian National Congress
1983-85 Ambajee Indian National Congress
1985-89 Ajmera Govindnaik Independent politician
1989-94 Kotnak Bhim Rao Indian National Congress
1994-99 Ajmeera Govindnaik Telugu Desam Party
1999-04 Ramesh Rathod Telugu Desam Party
2004-08 Ajmeera Govindnaik Telangana Rashtra Samithi
2008-09 Suman Rathod Telugu Desam Party
2009-14 Suman Rathod Telugu Desam Party
2014 Ajmeera Rekha Bharat Rashtra Samithi
2018
2023 Vedma Bhojju Indian National Congress

Election results

Telangana Legislative Assembly election, 2023

Telangana Assembly Elections, 2023: Khanapur (Assembly constituency)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Vedma Bhojju 58,870 33.79
BRS Johnson Naik Bhukya 54,168 31.09
BJP Ramesh Rathod 52,398 30.07
NOTA None of the Above 2,114 1.21
Majority 4,702 2.70
Turnout 1,74,239
INC gain from BRS Swing

Telangana Legislative Assembly election, 2018

2018 Telangana Legislative Assembly election: Khanapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
TRS Ajmeera Rekha 67,138 44.12%
INC Ramesh Rathod 46,428 30.51%
BJP Ashok Satla 23,779 15.63%
BSP AJMEERA HARI NAIK 3,553 2.34%
NOTA None of the Above 2,776 1.82%
Majority 20,710
Turnout 1,52,156 80.87%
TRS hold Swing

Telangana Legislative Assembly election, 2014

2014 Telangana Legislative Assembly election: Khanapur[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
TRS Ajmeera Rekha 67,442 49.33%
TDP Rathod Ritesh 28,931 21.16%
INC Ajmeera Harinaik 26,087 19.08%
Majority 38,511
Turnout 1,36,717 74.59%
TRS gain from TDP Swing

See also

References

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