C. Laxma Reddy
Full Name: C. Laxma Reddy
Date of Born: 3 February, 1962.
Famous as: Minister for Health, Medical Education and Family Welfare, Government of Telangana.
Education Qualification: Graduation in Bachelor of Homoeopathic Medical Sciences.
Father: Charlakola Narayan Reddy
Spouse: Dr. Swetha
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Reddy was born in Jadcherla and hails from Avancha Village of Thimmajipet Mandal. He received his graduation in Bachelor of Homoeopathic Medical Sciences from Hyderabad Karnataka Education Society, Gulbarga, Karnataka. He was a Student Leader President. Later he practiced as a Homeopathic Doctor at Jadcherla before entering into politics.
Laxma Reddy was very active in politics and held many posts from quite a young age. He started his political career as a sarpanch of his village, Avancha, in Thimmajipeta Mandal. Eventually, he did several services to Single Window System and Library Society at Thimmajipeta mandal level.
BRS Party: He joined Bharat Rashtra Samithi after K. Chandrashekhar Rao launched the party in 2001 and has been a key leader in the state movement. He won from the Jadcherla Constituency in 2004 Assembly Elections, but with KCR’s call, Reddy was the first to resign his position in April 2008 when the Central government did not meet their demand for a separate state, but lost the by-elections.
As Minister: In 2014 Assembly elections, he was re-elected from Jadcherla and was inducted into Cabinet as Electricity Minister. After sacking of Deputy CM T. Rajaiah as Health Minister, Reddy replaced him and was handed over the Medical and Health Department.
After the sacking of Deputy CM T. Rajaiah as Health Minister, Reddy replaced him and was handed over to the Medical and Health Department in 2015.
From 2015-2018, Laxma Reddy served as a Minister of Medical and Health, Government of Telangana. In 2018, Dr. C. Laxma Reddy was elected as an MLA(Member of Telangana Legislative Assembly) of the TRS Party in Jadcherla constituency, Mahabubnagar, Telangana.
He is married to Dr. Swetha and has two children, Spoorthi Reddy and Swaran Reddy.