Marri Shanthi Karuna Kumar

Marri Shanthi Karuna Kumar

Advocate, Party Activist, Gudivada, Krishna, Andhra Pradesh, YSRCP.


Marri Shanthi Karuna Kumar is an Indian Politician and Party Activist of YSRCP who also serves as the Advocate.


On the 17th of April 1967, Shanthi Karuna Kumar was born to the couple Mr. Marri Lindsor Paul and Mrs. Marri Minimma in the village of Gudivada in Krishna District in the Indian State of Andhra Pradesh.

In the year 1983, Karuna Kumar obtained his Secondary School Certificate from Montessori English Medium High School in Rajendranagar Colony, Gudivada, and completed his Intermediate course from The Akkineni Nageswara Rao college(ANR) College at Gudivada, Krishna in 1985.

He attained his graduation of degree in B.Tech from CVR College of Engineering at Karuna Kumarawada, Andhra Pradesh in 1989 and acquired his M.Tech from Pusa University in Delhi.


After earning his higher education, Karuna Kumar enlisted in the Indian Armed Forces under the management of the MoD of the Government of India with the goal of serving his nation and safeguarding Mother Earth from undiscovered treasures.

He witnessed a number of hardships with restless nights after enrolling in the Indian army, and he battled hard day and night to preserve the beloved country.

He served in the Army for a couple of consecutive years as a Wireless officer for the five states and retired after serving in India.

“Being in an Indian Army has only one motto, We DARE to DIE!”

After retiring from the Army, Karuna Kumar continued his education by acquiring his Post Graduation Course of ( Legum Baccalaureus) LLB degree a three-year duration course and after completing his LLB course, he began his career as a qualified Post Advocate for his studies and has been a member since joining the Bar Council.


Karuna Kumar was influenced by many political leaders, among them are Late Sri. Rajiv Gandhi and Late Sri Y. S. Rajasekhar Reddy are prominent. Among the current politicians, Karuna Kumar is an ardent follower of Chief Minister of AP Sri Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy

In the continuation of his education, Karuna Kumar is drawn into politics in 2015 through the Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party(YSRCP) which was founded by the Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy current chief Minister of the State of Andhra Pradesh.

Since the day, Karuna Kumar joined the Party, he has been served the YSRCP as the Party Activist and doing his part for the betterment of society by carrying out his duties properly and following the rules amd regulations of the party.

He maintains the trust placed in him by the people and continues his service, thinking for the welfare of the people for the moment and dealing with the activities for the development of the Party. Although he did not identify with any political party, he never wavered in his commitment to providing unflinching humanitarian services to the villages.

He has been deeply attracted by the policies and ideals of the party and the vision of our great leader Jagan Mohan Reddy and was immensely inspired by the beloved leader Gudivada Constituency MLA Kodali Nani and the unique schemes introduced by the State and Central Governments.

There is a deep connection between law and politics, these two identities cannot be separated from each other. Just like other eminent lawyers who turned into politicians and helped their political party to gain success and excel in structuring policies. Shanthi Karuna Kumar was also turned politician from Advocate.

Party Activities:

  • During Elections, he actively participates in the Door-to-Door election campaign and worked hard to bring more voters to win the party in his locality.
  • Karuna Kumar conveyed and explained to the people the greatness of the party, the symbol, and the ideology of the YSRCP Party to the party leaders.
  • He has been constantly fighting against anti-people decisions of the central and state governments and has staged many protests and dharnas.
  • Karuna Kumar is in complete opposition to the state government repealing new agricultural laws and other beneficial elements that will serve the survival of farmers.
  • He was briefing the people on the welfare schemes introduced by the government for the upliftment of the backward classes through a mobilization Program.
  • Karuna Kumar was actively involved in various social service activities and worked hard to take various schemes of the State and Central Government into public and assisted them to get the benefit.

Social Activities:

  • He Provided moral support to the villagers and created employment for the graduated students who were being unemployed after the conclusion of their education.
  • Karuna Kumar continues to fight for eradicating the idea of caste and religious differences in society and doing his part for human equality
  • He helped the old and poor people in the village by providing the basic essentials to them for the survival and also assisted them during financial crisis.
  • Karuna Kumar offered financial support as well as other kinds of relief to the village’s needy people and will be accessible to the village’s residents during their tough times.
  • During the first and second waves of Corona, Karuna Kumar offered financial and humanitarian assistance to people who were impacted by the lockdown. Karuna Kumar acted humanely during the crisis, assisting individuals in distress and providing additional assistance to those afflicted by the lockdown.
  • During the crisis, Karuna Kumar responded generously, aiding those in need and giving special support to those impacted by the lockdown. He offered masks, sanitizers, and meals to the underprivileged, as well as financial assistance.


H.No: 19/178, Landmark: Boinavari Street, Village&Mandal: Gudivada, District: Krishna, Constituency: Gudivada, State: Andhra Pradesh, Zipcode: 521301.

Email: [email protected]

Mobile: 98494 50866, 90146 73912

The weapon of the Advocate is the sword of the Soldier, not the dagger of the assassin.

-Marri Shanthi Karuna Kumar


Born in Gudivada Village

in Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh


Studied SSC Standard

from Montessori English Medium High School, Gudivada


Completed Intermediate

from The Akkineni Nageswara Rao college, Gudivada


Attained Graduation

from CVR College of Engineering, Vijayawada


Completed M.Tech

from Pusa University,  Delhi


Military Officer

of India


Finished LLB




Joined in the YSRCP

Since 2015

Party Activist