|Parents Sri D. Srimannarayana|
Party Telugu Desam Party
|Name Devineni Maheswara|
Siblings Devineni Venkata Ramana
|Born 29 March 1959 (age 56)
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India (1959-03-29) |
Residence Gollapudi,Krishna Dt, Andhra Pradesh, India
Children Nihar Devineni, Gnathavya Devineni
Political party Telugu Desam Party
Devineni Uma Maheswara Rao, better known as Uma, is an Indian politician and farmers' leader in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. He was elected to the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly for four terms (20 years), in 1999, 2004, 2009 and 2014. Elected first in 1999 from the Nandigama Constituency, and then in 2009 and 2014 he was elected from the Mylavaram Constituency. He is the president of the Krishna District Telugu Desam Party. Uma is known for his articulate speeches in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly and for leading several agitations in support of farmers.
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- Samaykhya Andhra Movement
- Personal life
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Currently he is serving as Minister for Irrigation, Command Area Development & Water Resources Management in Nara Chandrababu Naidu Government.
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Samaykhya Andhra Movement
Uma Maheswara Rao was one among the leaders who participated in the Samaykhya Andhra Movement from day one. Uma submitted resignation to Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker soon after the Federal Government of India declared the process to begin the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh State.
He stood with Chandra Babu Naidu in difficult situations for party and had shown the courage along with Payyavula Keshav, Paritala Sunitha, Parasa Rathnam, Somireddy Chandramohan Reddy, Dhullipalla Narendra, Revanth Reddy, Mothkupalli Narsimlu, Yerram Naidu and others.
His elder brother Devineni Venkata Ramana, met with Train accident and died in the spot,very next day Venkata Ramana's Wife also died. DVR'S unidentical twin daughters Snigdha and Prajna stay with Uma.