About The Book
It is exactly 40 years of Nara Chandrababu Naidu s entry into politics and 68 since hisbirth, but no biography of him has yet been written. This book attempts to piece togetherthe story of his life from original and unpublished sources. In addition, books, journals,newspaper reports, government publications, research papers and videos have beenreferred to, to understand his life in depth.
His life journey runs parallel to that of the formation and division of Andhra Pradesh.With Andhra Pradesh having witnessed its polity evolve during different phases ofNaidu s life, this book aims to present his views in a structured and organised form forthose who want to understand his ideas and his vision for Andhra Pradesh.
The thoughts and examples shared in this book include conversations with variouspeople who have journeyed with him and watched him closely at different phases of hislife.
About The Author
TejaswiniPagadala is currently working as a social media consultant for theGovernment of Andhra Pradesh. She has previously worked with Andhra Pradesh ChiefMinister s Office as the Communications Officer where she has written Englishspeeches for the CM, managed English media communication from the CMO andhandled social media accounts of AP Chief Minister and the Government. She has alsowritten publications for the Government and liaised with other departments for policyresearch and communication.
As a journalist, she has freelanced with Al Jazeera, Yahoo and has worked in DeccanChronicle, The New Indian Express and The Hindu. She has experience in politicalreporting, business reporting, development reporting and rural/human rights reporting.