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Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee

The Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) is the state unit of the Indian National Congress (INC) - also called the Congress Party- in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India.

The APCC has its headquarters at Gandhi Bhawan, near Nampally in Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh. The APCC is responsible for Congress party units of all the 23 districts in Andhra Pradesh.

After the bifurcation, the current chief is N. Raghu Veera Reddy, ex-Minister for Revenue in the state government of Andhra Pradesh. He was appointed on 11 March 2014. With the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, the Congress formed separate committees for the two regions.

Assembly Election History

Total number of seats in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly is 294
Year General Election Seats Won Vote Share
1983 7th Assembly 60 33.58%
1985 8th Assembly 50 37.25%
1989 9th Assembly 181 47.09%
1994 10th Assembly 26 33.85%
1999 11th Assembly 91 41.61%
2004 12th Assembly 185 38.56%
2009 13th Assembly.[1] 156 36.56%
2014 14th Assembly.[2] 0 2.56%

Lok Sabha Election History

Total number of Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh is 42
Year General Election No. of seats won
1962 3rd Lok Sabha 34
1967 4th Lok Sabha 35
1971 5th Lok Sabha 28
1977 6th Lok Sabha 41
1980 7th Lok Sabha 41
1984 8th Lok Sabha 6
1989 9th Lok Sabha 39
1991 10th Lok Sabha 25
1996 11th Lok Sabha 22
1998 12th Lok Sabha 22
1999 13th Lok Sabha 5
2004 14th Lok Sabha 29
2009 15th Lok Sabha 33
2014 16th Lok Sabha 0

References

  1. ^ http://www.aplegislature.org/overview
  2. ^ http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/seemandhra-congress-leaders-to-review-poll-debacle/article6026152.ece


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