Telugu Desam Party

N. Chandrababu Naidu

Telugu Desam Party (Telugu :తెలుగు దేశం Party for Telugu Land and people) or TDP is a regional political party in India's Andhra Pradesh state. It was founded by former Telugu film star N.T. Rama Rao on March 29, 1982. Mr. Rama Rao wanted an alternative to the ruling Congress Party in the state.

In the 13th Lok Sabha (1999-2004), it was the fourth largest party with 29 members.

LeaderN. Chandrababu Naidu
HeadquartersRoad No.2, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad-500033
Alliancerecently broke with NDA
Political ideologyRegionalist, Fiscally Conservative
See also the politics of India series

TDP Website

  • No public vision statement as yet
  • No public mission as yet
  • No public goals as yet


15th Lok Sabha MP's of the Telugu Desam Party[edit source]

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