Full Name: Gaddam Vinod
Date of Born: 1955
Famous as: He is a politician from Telangana state. He became an MLA in the united Andhra Pradesh state in 2004 and served as Minister of Labor and Employment in YS Rajasekhar Reddy’s cabinet from 2004 to 2009
Education Qualification: B.Com from Nizam College.
Father: Gaddam Venkata Swamy
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Gaddam Vinod is an Indian Politian belonging to the Telangana Rashtriya Samithi (TRS). He has multifaceted interests ranging from politics, education, sports and business. He was previously Labour minister in the undivided Andhra Government (2004-2009) and MLA for Chennur constituency. He is also an able cricket administrator with long association with the Hyderabad Cricket Association. Presently, he serves as Secretary of the Dr. B. R. Ambedkar group of educational institutions, a position he is holding since 1985.
Gaddam Vinod is the elder son of Indian National Congress Stalwart late. G. Venkataswamy. Gaddam Vinod did his school education from Hyderabad Public School, Begumpet, and completed his graduation in B.Com from Nizam College. Vinod is married to Smt. G. Rama, and has one daughter.
Vinod entered politics following his father’s legacy and contested from Chennur constituency in 1999 on behalf of Congress party and lost. He was elected MLA to the Assembly for the first time in 2004 and served as Minister of Labor and Employment
From 2004 to 2009 in YS Rajasekhar Reddy’s cabinet. G. Vinod contested the elections in 2009 and 2010 and lost. He left the Congress party and joined the Telangana Rashtra Samiti Party on 2nd June 2013 when the Telangana state movement reached the flag level. He rejoined the Congress on 31 March 2014 after the formation of Telangana state.
In 2014, he contested for Chennuru Assembly and lost.  After G. Vinod joined TRS in 2016 and in 2018 Telangana Assembly election he contested as BSP candidate from Bellampally constituency as TRS refused to give party ticket and lost. G. Vinod rejoined the Congress party in 2020.
Cricket Administrator: Gaddam Vinod is an ardent sports enthusiast and was a good cricket player in his student days. He has long association with the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA). He was elected Vice President of the HCA during 1996-2004. He was then elected as President of HCA for 6 years from 2004 to 2010. Again, from 2012 to 2014, he was elected unanimously as President of the HCA.
Gaddam Vinod is married to rama and they have one daughter