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Kalvakuntla Kavitha

Kalvakuntla Kavitha

MP, Nizamabad, Telangana, TRS

Kalvakuntla Kavitha is the first Woman Parliamentarian from Telangana. She represented as the Member of Parliament(MP) of Nizamabad Lok Sabha Constituency from 2014-2019. She was born on 13-March-1978 to Kalvakuntla Chandrashekhar Rao and Shobha in Karimnagar. Her father is the Leader of the Telangana Movement and the first Chief Minister of Telangana state.

She has done her B.Tech degree in CSE from VNR Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering and Technology & MS degree in Computer Science from the University of Southern Mississippi. After graduation, she worked as Software Engineer in the USA before returning to India in 2004 with a vision to work for the people of Telangana. She married to Devanapalli Anil Kumar is a Businessman.

After her marriage, Kavitha moved to the US with her husband. In 2014, the new state of Telangana was carved out of Andhra Pradesh and Kavitha’s father was the leader of the movement for statehood. She came back to India to help her father in various ways. In the election of May 2014, her father’s party swept the Telangana seats both for the state assembly and the national parliament and her father became the first Chief Minister of Telangana.

She started her political journey with the Telangana Rashtra Samithi(TRS) party. Drawing inspiration from the ongoing people’s movement for the statehood of Telangana and a strong desire to work for the welfare of the people, led Kavitha to the formation of Telangana Jagruthi in August 2006. However, the organization was formally registered in November 2008. The word Jagruthi means Awakening. Awakening the Telangana society to a renewed sense of pride & unity was the goal. As the name Jagruthi implies, Kavitha believed in bringing the women & youth of Telangana together by instilling a sense of pride to celebrate the rich cultural heritage of the region.

Telangana Jagruthi played a key role in Mobilizing the Support of Women and Youth and also large sections of the society which acted as a force multiplier in the peaceful and non-violent struggle for Telangana Statehood. Kavithamma – as local people call her, is often identified with Bathukamma, a floral festival of Telangana. Kavitha worked for decades via Telangana Jagruthi and Arranged Organized Celebrations of Bathukamma in Telangana and Globally. Now Bathukamma is celebrated in more than 30 countries.

Kalvakuntla Kavitha is actively involved in labor and trade unions. Currently, she serves as Honorary President of Telangana Rashtra Vidyut Karmika Sangham(TRVKS) and Telangana Anganwadi Workers and Helpers Association – TAWHA – An organization of Anganwadi workers. She was the TRS Leader.

She has been elected the first state Chief Commissioner of the Telangana chapter of Bharat Scouts and Guides (BS&G) Association. With her appointment as state chief commissioner, Kavitha became the youngest person to hold this position in the country. She is also the only second woman state chief commissioner in India. After the formation of Telangana state in 2014, Kavitha contested general elections from Nizamabad Lok Sabha constituency and won with over 170,000 vote-majority.

She was the Member, Estimates Committee. She worked as Member, Standing Committee on Commerce and she was the Member, Consultative Committee. She served as the Ministry of Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, and Drinking Water and Sanitation.

Recently, Kavitha Kalvakuntla has been nominated to the Steering Committee of Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians(CWP) India Region. Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians work for increasing the women representatives in Parliaments.

Kalvakuntla Kavitha was elected to 16th Lok Sabha in the general elections in 2014 from Nizamabad. She defeated Congress candidate Madhu Yaskhi Goud by 272123 votes. In 2015, She was the Co-Convenor of Sub Committee-III in the Committee Estimates.

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తెలంగాణ రాష్ట్ర కమిటీ ఏర్పాటు దినోత్సవం సందర్భంగా తెలంగాణ జెండా ఎగరవేసి నమస్కరించిన ఎంపీ కల్వకుంట్ల కవిత గారు మరియు పార్టీ నాయకులు

సంఘీభావం

రాష్ట్ర ప్రధానమంత్రి నరేంద్రమోదీ, సీఎం కెసిఆర్ గారి ఆదేశాల మేరకు కరోనా వైరస్ నివారణకు నిరంతరం కృషి చేస్తున్న వైద్య సిబ్బందికి, మున్సిపల్ సిబ్బందికి పోలీసులకు, సంఘీభావంగా దీపాలు వెలిగించి ఐక్యత చాటిన ఎంపీ కల్వకుంట్ల కవిత గారు మరియు కుటుంబ సభ్యులు

కంబలపల్లి కృష్ణ గారు రచించిన “జర్నలిస్ట్ ప్రయాణం” ప్రారంభోత్సవంలో, పాల్గొన్న ఎంపీ కల్వకుంట్ల కవిత గారు మరియు ఇతర ప్రముఖ పాత్రికేయులు కట్టా శేకర్ రెడ్డి, శైలేష్ రెడ్డి, కె.శ్రీనివాస్ గారు

నిజామాబాద్ పార్లమెంటులోని ఆర్మూర్ నియోజకవర్గంలో పోలింగ్ స్థితి పరిశీలించి, ఓటర్లు, అధికారులు, పార్టీ కార్యకర్తలతో సంభాషించిన ఎంపీ శ్రీమతి కల్వకుంట్ల కవిత గారు

 

అమ్మవారి బోనాలు సందర్భంగా

సికింద్రాబాద్ శ్రీ ఉజ్జయిని మహంకాళి అమ్మవారి బోనాలు సందర్భంగా మహంకాళి అమ్మవారికి బోనం సమర్పించిన నిజామాబాదు ఎంపీ శ్రీమతి కల్వకుంట్ల కవిత గారు

కొరుట్ల నియోజకవర్గం నుండి టిఆర్ఎస్ పార్టీ కార్యకర్తలు, కొత్తగా ఎన్నికైన జెడ్‌పిటిసి, ఎంపిటిసిలను కలిసి అభినందనలు తెలిపిన నిజామాబాదు ఎంపీ శ్రీమతి కల్వకుంట్ల కవిత గారు

ఓటు హక్కుని వినియోగించుకున్న శ్రీమతి కల్వకుంట్ల కవిత దంపతులు

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13-March-1978

Born in Karimnagar

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Completed MS

in Computer Science from University of Southern Mississippi

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Software Engineer

in the USA

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Joined in the TRS

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Honorary President

of Telangana Rashtra Vidyut Karmika Sangham

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Honorary President

of Telangana Anganwadi Workers and Helpers Association

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TRS Leader

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Chief Commissioner

of Telangana chapter of Bharat Scouts and Guides (BS&G) Association

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Member of Parliament

 from Nizamabad Lok Sabha constituency

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2014

Member

of Estimates Committee

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2014

Member

of  Standing Committee on Commerce

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2014

Member

of  Consultative Committee

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2014

Ministry

of Rural Development

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2014

Ministry

of Panchayati Raj and Drinking Water and Sanitation

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2015

Co-Convenor

of Sub Committee-III