T. Harish Rao is a key politician in Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) party since its inception. He is the nephew of TRS President K.Chandra Sekhar Rao. Harish Rao is representing Siddipet Assembly constituency (220), Medak District, Andhra Pradesh and has been MLA for 3 terms. He won from Siddipet Assembly Constituency with a record majority of more than 80000 votes against his rival Babu Mohan of Telugu Desam Party in the recent bye elections held in 2010 in the wake of mass resignations by TRS MLAs for the cause of Telangana statehood.
Harish Rao is known for his soft nature in criticizing other parties and politicians unlike his uncle KCR. He was minister in the YS Rajasekhar Reddy cabinet after 2004 elections and resigned later in 2005 in protest against the the Congress Party on Telangana Statehood issue. Following is the brief profile of Harish Rao of TRS.
Name: T. Harish Rao
Father’s Name: T. Satyanarayana Rao
Permanent Address: 11-2-58/12, Bharath Nagar, Siddipet Town, Medak - 502103.
Date and Place of Birth: 3rd June, 1972
Educational Qualifications: Diploma in Engineering and B.A.
Number of terms elected to Assembly: 3 Terms
Public Office held: Minister for Youth Service and Printing.
Marital Status: Married
Name of the Spouse: Smt. Srinitha
Number of Children: One Son
Hobbies: Reading Books
Special Interest: Constituency affairs and maintaining public relations.
Travels abroad: U.S.A.