Geeta Reddy

Dr Jetti Geeta Reddy (born 1947) is an Indian politician belonging to the Indian National Congress party. She is a Minister in Kiran Kumar Reddy’s cabinet. She is the only minister in AP Government who was brought into politics by Rajiv Gandhi. She represents Zaheerabad constituency in Medak district.She was also Leader of the Legislative Assembly in K. Rosaiah Government, the first Dalit woman.

Reddy worked as a gynaecologist. She lived in Australia from 1971 to 1977, in London from 1977 to 1980 and in Saudi Arabia from 1980 to 1982. She returned to India in 1982.

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