Muttamsetti Srinivasa Rao popularly known as Avanthi Srinivasa rao is an Indian educationalist turned politician and a member of parliament Anakapalle (Lok Sabha constituency), Andhra Pradesh. He operates Avanthi Education Institutes in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana under Avanthi Educational Society, Visakhapatnam. He won in the Indian general election, 2014 as a Telugu Desam Party candidate.
He was born on 12 Jun 1967 to Shri Muthamsetti Venkata Narayana and Smt. Muthamsetti Nageswaramma. He married Smt. M. Gnaneswari on 20 Jun 1986 and has a son Nandish and daughter Priyanka.