Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile


REDDY, SHRI PODDUTOORI GANGA, B.A., LL.B., (Cong.) Andhra Pradesh-Adilabad—1971, Son of Shri P. Raja Reddy; b. at Vill. Torath, Distt. Nizamabad; June 7, 1933; ed. at Nizam College, Law College, Osmania University; m. Smt. Susheela Devi; 1 s and 5 d.; Agriculturist; President Panchayat Samiti, Nirmal,. 1964; Chairman, Zila Parishad, Adilabad, 1964-67; Member, Fourth Lok Sabha, 1967-70; Member, Joint Select Committee on Indian Medicine and Homoeopathy Bill and Member Consultative Committee, Irrigation and Power and Health.

Social activities.—Worked for the uplift of Harijans and tribal people and also rural uplift.

Hobbies.—gardening, photography of nature and wild life.

Favourite pastime and recreation.—Reading and gardening.

Special interests.—Agriculture, education specially of women, Harijans and tribals; national integration, secularism and socialism.

Sports and clubs.—Cricket, shooting, swimming; Member Constitution Club, New Delhi, Adilabad Club and Nirmal Club.

Travels abroad.—Visited almost all countries of the Far East including Japan.

Permanent address.—P.O. Nirmal, Adilabad, Distt. Andhra Pradesh.