Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

 

REDDY, SHRI Y. ESWARA, B.A., (Cong.) Andhra Pradesh-Cuddapah—1971, Son of Shri Chinna Venkata Subba Reddy; b. at Peddapasapula, 1915; ed. at C. D. College, Anantpur; Unmarried; Social and Public Worker; associated with Indian National Congress, 1937-41; suffered 4 months imprisonment in individual Satyagraha movement; associated with Communist Party of India since 1942; went underground in April, 1948 for 3 1/2 years; suffered three weeks imprisonment in 1964 during Kisan Satyagraha against enhancement of land revenue; was arrested in 1970 in connection with occupation of forest banjar land; Member, (i) First Lok Sabha, 1952-57, (ii) Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council, 1958-62, (iii) Third Lok Sabha, 1962-67 and  (iv) Fourth Lok Sabha, 1967-70.

Social activities.—Actively associated with Kisan and agricultural labour work in the District and a Life Member of Indo-Soviet Cultural Society.

Hobbies.—Reading and collection of books.

Favourite pastime and recreation.—Sightseeing.

Special interests.—Reading literature.

Permanent address.—Communist Party Office, Homespet, Proddatur, Post Cuddapah, Cuddapah District, Andhra Pradesh.