MLC, Undavalli, Tadepalli, Mangalagiri, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, TDP
Nara Lokesh is a 2017-Member of the Legislative Council(MLC) elected by MLA’s. He was born on 23-01-1983 in Hyderabad. He is the son of former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh N.Chandrababu Naidu and Nara Bhuvaneshwari. He completed an MBA from Stanford University Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Science with a specialization in Management Information Systems from Carnegie Mellon University. Lokesh married Brahmani daughter of Indian film actor and politician Nandamuri Balakrishna. Brahmani is the Director of Heritage Foods.
He started his political journey with the Telugu Desam Party(TDP) in May 2013 and worked on the election strategy for the 2014 General Elections. He became Party General Secretary, and a Member of the Politburo, the highest decision-making body of the party. Lokesh managed the party, interacted with party workers and citizens, and helped set the Party policies and strategy.
In 2017, He was elected as Member of the Legislative Council(MLC) by MLA’s and appointed as the Cabinet Minister for IT, Panchayat Raj, and Rural Development. Lokesh won the “Skoch Person of the Year” award in 2018, for his innovative use of technology while resolving issues related to drinking water supply, transparency in governance, and other activities under his Panchayati Raj portfolio.
In May 2018, Lokesh won the Business World Magazine “Digital Leader of the Year” at the Business world Digital India summit in New Delhi. The award recognizes the best utilization of technology in governance. The same year, the Kalam Centre for Livable Planet Earth and Sustainable Development, recognized Lokesh’s efforts in the successful integration of technology in rural governance and awarded the Innovation Award to Andhra Pradesh in the Panchayat Raj and Rural Development category. Lokesh was also awarded the Kalam Innovation in Governance Award in 2018.
In September 2018, Lokesh was invited to represent India at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Entrepreneurship Summit and the Annual Meeting of World Champions in Tianjin, China. In the following month, Lokesh became the only Indian politician to be nominated to the WEF’s Network of Global Future Councils (NGFC), an interdisciplinary knowledge group that deliberates on agile governance in terms of emerging technologies and business models.
Lokesh has been one of the Trustees of NTR Memorial Trust (popularly known as NTR Trust) on Healthcare, Education, Skills Enhancement, and Disaster Management.
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