Dansari Anasuya, also known as Seethakka, is an Indian politician. Right now, she’s a Cabinet Minister for Panchayati Raj, Rural Development, Women, and Child Welfare in the Telangana Government. Back in 2009, she secured significant seats in the Mulug Assembly constituency. This success led her to become a general secretary of the All India Mahila Congress. She was elected to the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly in 2009 and later to the Telangana Legislative Assembly in 2018.
MLA Seethakka Biography
Dansari Anasuya, also known as Seethakka, is an Indian politician affiliated with the Indian National Congress. She represents the Mulug assembly constituency in the Telangana legislative assembly. Additionally, in August 2019, she took on the role of state in-charge for the Chhattisgarh Mahila Congress. After a stint with the Telugu Desam Party where she ran for office in Mulug without success, she has now secured a position as a cabinet minister in Telangana. Referred to as the ‘Iron Lady of Telangana,’ more about her can be found in this article.
|DOB (Date of Birth)
|9 July 1971,
|Jaggannapet, Telangana, India
|Feet & Inches
|64 Kg (141 lbs.)
|INR 50 lac
|Yellow and Black
|Thandai from Uttar Pradesh
|Amruta Khanvilkar (Marathi Cinema)
|Do Dil Mil Rahe Hain, Pardes
|Rang De Basanti
Seethakka was born into an Adivasi Koya tribe family in Jaggannapet village. The names and professions of her parents are not known. Anasuya is the second child of the couple, with Sammayya as her father and Sammakka as her mother. They named her Anasuya to honor both her father and mother.
Seethakka was born on July 9, 1971, and grew up in Jaggana Gudem village. At 52 years old, she comes from the Adivasi Koya tribe.
Later, she pursued studies to become a lawyer. By 2022, she achieved her Ph.D. in political science from Osmania University. Her highest completed education level is graduation.
Height and Weight
She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs 64 kilograms.
Seethakka grew up as an orphan. However, there isn’t any information available about when and where she got married. Her spouse was named Sri Ramu, but details about their children remain unknown. Unfortunately, her husband has passed away. There’s no information disclosed about their wedding, her husband’s personal or professional life, or the names of their children.
After graduating from Padala Ram Reddy Law College with an LLB, she felt concerned about people facing difficulties. Her first attempt to win the constituency in 2004, representing the Telugu Desam Party, was unsuccessful as Podem Veeraiah from the Congress Party emerged victorious. However, in 2009, she contested again and won by a significant margin, defeating Congress candidate Podem Veeriah.
Starting her career in law in Warangal, she later transitioned into politics, believing it offered a better way to serve the community. Unfortunately, she lost the constituency in 2014 to BRS candidate Azmeera Chandulal. Following the division of the United Andhra Pradesh, she joined the Indian National Congress Party.
In 2017, she left TDP and became an active member of the Congress, taking on roles such as general secretary of All India Mahila Congress and later becoming the state in-charge for Chhattisgarh Mahila Congress. Winning the elections for the Mulug constituency in 2018 and again in 2023 as a Congress candidate, Seethakka continues to earn people’s trust by focusing on their immediate needs and initiatives to strengthen the Party.
Her commitment and service to the community led to her appointment as a cabinet minister in Telangana on December 7, 2023. Presently, she serves as the Minister of Panchayat Raj and Rural Development in Telangana, a position she has held since December 7, 2023.
The exact details of her official net worth haven’t been revealed, but according to some sources, her net worth is estimated to be around 50 lakh Indian Rupees.