Nara Chandra Babu Naidu is the current Leader of the Opposition in Andhra Legislative Assembly.
He also served as the first Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh from 2014 to 2019.
Nara Chandra Babu Naidu the incumbent Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh also serves as the National President of Telugu Desam Party. He forayed into politics as a Youth Congress student leader in Chandragiri, near Tirupati in Chittoor district. Following the Emergency, he joined the INC in 1978. In 1980 he married NTR's daughter. NTR was a prolific actor and the founder of TDP. After suffering a loss to the TDP candidate in the 1983 assembly polls, he quit Congress and joined TDP. In 1995 staged a coup against the then Chief Minister N.T Rama Rao-- His father in law-- and succeeded him as the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. He served as the Chief Minister until 2004, however, failed to retain his power in the state. He was elected again in 2014 by aligning TDP's interest with BJP's and winning 102 seats out of 175 seats. He is the Longest serving Chief Minister for the combined state of Andhra Pradesh. He is the longest-serving leader of opposition too.
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Yes, Nara Chandra Babu Naidu has 1 criminal case.
Nara Chandra Babu Naidu's date of birth is 20th April 1950.
Nara Chandra Babu Naidu is 72 years old (As of 2022).
Nara Bhuvaneswari is the wife of Nara Chandra Babu Naidu.
Nara Chandra Babu Naidu holds a master's degree in Economics from Sri Venkateswara University.
Nara Chandra Babu Naidu is the first chief minister of Andhra Pradesh.
Nara Chandra Babu Naidu is the current Leader of the Opposition in Andhra Legislative Assembly. He is also the former chief minister of Andhra Pradesh.