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Fifteenth Lok Sabha Member

Jhansi Laxmi Botcha

Jhansi Laxmi Botcha

Party Name Indian National Congress (INC)
Constituency Bobbili
State Andhra Pradesh
Father's Name Majji Rama Rao
Mother's Name Majji Kalavathi
Date of Birth 11.04.1964
Place of Birth Rajamundry, Andhra Pradesh
Profession Businessman
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage
Spouse's Name Botcha Satyanarayana
No. of Children 2
Educational Qualifications

M.A. (Philosophy), Ph.D.

Permanent Address

Door No. 16-3-29, Korada Street
Vizianagaran - 535 001
Andhra Pradesh
Phone: 08922-225868

Present Address

B-7, MS Flats, A Block
Baba Kharak Singh Marg
New Delhi - 110 001
Phone: 09868180003

Position Held

- Chairperson, Zilla Parishad, Vizianagaram

December 2006
- Elected to 14th Lok Sabha in a bye-election

2 January 2007 - onwards
- Member, Standing Committee on Urban Development
- Member, National Employment Gurantee Council, New Delhi
- Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Ministry of Steel

Social And Cultural Activities

Won Uttam Mahila Award, 2002-2003 by Visakha Samacharam Journal; Member, Rotary Club, Vizianagaram; Captainn of NCC, participated in blood donation camp and social services

Special Interests

Eradication of dropout children; concentration on Implementation of Act regarding Child Labour; A sincere attempt for women empowerment

Favourite Pastime and Recreation

Reading books, visiting places

Sports and Clubs

Active participation in Kho-kho, cricket; Member of Rotary Club, Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh

Countries Visited

Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, U.S.A. and United Kingdom

Other Information

Former Chair-person, Zilla Parished, Vizianagaram;

former Co-convenor of Zilla Parishad Chairperson Forum, Andhra Pradesh;

nomimated as member of AICC-2005;

nominated as member of PCC-AP State, 2001;

election campaigner for Congress since 1998;

attended Disaster Management on comprehensive response planning for Local Government at Kathmandu, Nepal;

attended National Rural Employment Guarantee programme work shop addressed by the Hon'ble Prime Minister and Smt. Sonia Ghandhi at New Delhi;

attended the course on "District Backward Regions" at National Institute for Rural Development, A.P., Hyderabad;

attended all orientation programmes conducted for Zilla Parishad Chairpersons and ZPTCs at Hyderabad;

participated in a programme on Role of Panchayats and N.G.Os in the Management of Natural Disaster (APARD);

course on Planning for Rural Infrastructure and Basic Services from 18th to 23rd April 2003, NIRD;

attended convocation on HIV/AIDS at New Delhi addressed by the Hon`ble Prime Minister and other Central Ministers