7th Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

PATTABHI RAMA RAO, SHRI S.B.P., B.A., B.L.  [Congress (I)—Andhra Pradesh, Rajahmandry, 1980]  s. of Shri Sarvaravadu Garu; b. at Rajahmundry, East Godavari District, December 30, 1911; ed. at P.R. College, Kakinada, and Law College, Madras; m. Smt. S. B. K. Rajeswaramma, 1926; 2 s.; Agriculturist and Lawyer; associated only with the Congress; Minister, (i) Composite Madras State, 1952-54, (ii) Andhra State, 1954-55 and (iii) Andhra Pradesh, 1956-60 and 1960-62: Member, Andhra University Senate, 1938-52: Member, Andhra University Syndicate, 1942-52; Pro-Chancellor, (i) Sri Venkateswara University, 1954-55 and 1956-62 and (ii) Andhra University, 1957-63; Executive Member, Madras State Provincial Cooperative Bank Ltd., 1944-52; Member, Southern Board of Directors, Reserve Bank of India, 1946-52; Chairman, National Shipping Board, 1972-74; Member, Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly, 1952-67 and Legislative Council, 1968-70; Member, Fifth Lok Sabha, 1971-77, and Chairman, Joint Committee on Offices of Profit, 1974-77; Member, Sixth Lok Sabha, 1977-79.  

Social activities:  Tennis and Horse-Riding. 

Accomplishments in letters, art and science; other achievements:  Recipient of Hony. D. Litt. from Andhra University and Hony. Dr. of Laws from Sri Venkateswara University.  

Sports and clubs:  Member, (i) Madras Cosmopolitan Club, (ii) Fateh Maidan Club, Hyderabad, (iii) Madras Race Club and Hyderabad Race Club.  

Travels abroad:  Australia, U.S.A. and Singapore.  

Permanent address:  Kapileswarapuram, East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh.