Leader of Opposition
The Leader of the largest recognized Opposition Party is generally recognized as the Leader of the Opposition. He is an important functionary in the Democratic system. He is given a status of Minister in recognition of his importance. He raises matters of public importance and demands for detailed discussions on them.
The Leader of Opposition is provided a seat in the front row, a room in the Council with Secretarial and other facilities. The Leader of the Opposition also enjoys certain privileges on ceremonial occasions, viz (i) escorting the Chairman-elect to the rostrum; and (ii) seat in the front row at the time of Address by the Governor to both the Houses
Sri Kunduru Jana Reddy - Leader of Opposition
Sri Kunduru Jana Reddy was born on June 20, 1946 in Anumula village in Nalgonda District. He married K. Sumathi and has 2 sons.
Sri Kunduru Jana Reddy was elected to Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly six times in 1983, 1985, 1989, 1999, 2004 and 2009 and to the Telangana Legislative Assembly in 2014. Sri Jana Reddy served as a Minister and held several portfolios in the Government of Andhra Pradesh.