Muttamsetti Srinivasa Rao popularly known as Avanthi Srinivas is an Indian educationalist turned politician and Andhra Pradesh Tourism,Culture and Youth Advancement minister and Member of the Legislative Assembly from Bhimili (Assembly constituency), Andhra Pradesh. He operates Avanthi Education Institutes in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana under Avanthi Educational Society, Visakhapatnam.

Personal life

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.

Political career

He was a member of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly between 2009 – 2014. In May 2014 he was elected to 16th Lok Sabha. At the Lok Sabha he is a member of the Rules Committee; Standing Committee on Industry and the Consultative Committee, Ministry of Human Resource Development.Now he is Andhra Pradesh Tourism,Culture and Youth Advancement minister and Member of the Legislative Assembly from Bhimili.

His efforts got a new railway line between Tuni and Kottavalasa junction via Narsipatnam, Chodavaram and Madugula have yielded fruit with the Railway Minister making a provision for Rs.16.82 crore in the budget for preparing a Detailed Project Report (DPR) on the new line.

Vision and Mission

As a Responsible Person from the society, I have the Strongest Vision towards My People. I want to Play a Key role in the Party’s Growth and Myself Wanted to be Stand in a Better Position in the Party which provides me Scope to help more and more people…I also want to stand and support Minorities for their better Development and to make the growth of every individual in my constituency.

Finally, I am thankful for what I have today and I am always ready to help the needy with full of happy heart.