Ramesh Kumar

Privileges Committee of Andhra legislative assembly summons TDP MLA Atchannaidu

Committee chairperson Govardhan Reddy said as Atchannaidu failed to give a proper explanation on the remarks made by him against the Speaker, the Committee directed for his appearance in person.

published on : 20th July 2021

SEC sent letter to Chief Secretary, concealed it, Guv’s secy tells High Court

Ramesh Kumar had earlier filed a petition in the High Court seeking a CBI probe into the alleged leak of the letter written by him to the Governor.

published on : 1st April 2021

On last day, Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar seeks election reforms 

Underscoring the need to ensure more transparency in the election process, Ramesh Kumar said he has drafted a few recommendations to improve the electoral process.

published on : 1st April 2021

Nilam Sawhney quits as advisor to CM to take over as SEC

In her resignation letter, she said it was an honour to serve the Government of Andhra Pradesh as the Principal Advisor to the Chief Minister.

published on : 28th March 2021

SEC Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar seeks CBI probe into leak of letters to Governor

The SEC, in his petition, said he has the responsibility of conducting the elections in a free and fair manner and for which he needs the cooperation of the Governor.

published on : 21st March 2021

Legislature Secretary serves notice on SEC Nimmagadda

The move came at a time when he is scheduled to avail the Leave Travel Concession (LTC) from March 22 to 24.

published on : 19th March 2021

Privileges panel directs SEC to be available for inquiry 

The Privileges Committee Chairman said the inquiry will continue even after Ramesh Kumar retires as an SEC on March 31.

published on : 18th March 2021

Karnataka Speaker convenes meeting to break deadlock over SIT

Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar has now invited opposition leader B S Yeddyurappa and floor leader H D Kumaraswamy for a meeting to resolve the deadlock ahead of Wednesday’s session.

published on : 13th February 2019

KR Ramesh Kumar: First Karnataka lawmaker to become speaker for second time

He served as Speaker in 1994-1999, and now in the 15th Assembly was elected unopposed on Friday.

published on : 26th May 2018

Quality of debate in the House must improve, says  Karnataka Speaker Ramesh Kumar

For Ramesh Kumar, a six-term MLA, becoming Speaker is like home coming as he had worked as Speaker from 1994 to 1999 when Janata Dal was in power.

published on : 26th May 2018

Congress'  KR Ramesh Kumar unanimously elected as Karnataka speaker

While the BJP had nominated Rajajinagar legislator Suresh Kumar for the post, he withdrew his nomination on Friday morning. 

published on : 25th May 2018