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Basavaraju Sarayya is a three term MLA from Warangal East Assembly Constituency, Andhra Pradesh. Presently he is serving as Minister for B.C. Welfare in the cabinet of N. Kiran Kumar Reddy. He is representing the Congress Party. Saraiah belongs to washer-man community and has the distinction of being the only Cabinet Minister in South India from his community.

Basavaraju Saraiah is known as a staunch loyal of late Chief Minister, Dr. YS Rajasekhar Reddy. He was also a supporter of YS Jagan Mohan Reddy before his induction into the cabinet by the Chief Minister, Nallari Kiran Kumar Reddy. Following is the brief profile of Basavaraju Saraiah:

CandidateBasavaraju Saraiah
Father's NameBaswaraj Cheralu
CategoryMLA and Minister
ConstituencyWarangal East
Permanent Address14-1-265, Mandi Bazar, Warangal District.
Educational QualificationS.S.C.; I.T.I.
ProfessionBusiness and Politics
Number of terms elected to Assembly3 terms
Public Offices held1. Municipal Corporator
2. MLA
3. Minister for Welfare of Backward Classes, Govt. of AP.
Marital StatusMarried
Name of the SpouseSmt. Baswaraju Lakshmi
Number of ChildrenOne son and two daughters
Favourite PastimeReading News Papers
Other InterestsServing people of the Constituency
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