N. Chandrababu Naidu is an Indian politician and Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. He is the first CM of Andhra Pradesh after its division. He is holding the position since 2014. He also served as the CM for the united AP from 1994 to 2004. Currently, he is the president of Telugu Desam Party(TDP). He led his party to a thumping victory in the 2014 assembly elections, with the TDP winning 102 of the 175 assembly seats. In the Lok Sabha polls too, the TDP-BJP combine emerged with the highest tally in the region.
He was born on 20 April 1950 in Naravari Palle, Chittor district of Andhra Pradesh
- Naidu has become the first Chief Minister of Seemandhra after the bifurcation of the Andhra Pradesh state.
- Naidu has served as the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh for the longest time i.e., eight years, eight months and 13 days.
- He is the longest-serving opposition leader in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly
- He became the youngest assembly member and Minister in the cabinet at the age of 28
- He is voted as the IT Indian of the Millennium by a poll by India Today
- In 2014 Lok Sabha polls, TDP won 102 seats out of 175 seats under the leadership of Naidu.
- During the general elections of 1999, the TDP led by Naidu became victorious in Andhra Pradesh. The party won a majority with 185 seats out of 294 seats making it the second largest party in the BJP-led NDA coalition government.