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Raja Bahadur Venkatarama Reddy 

Raja Bahadur Venkatarama Reddy 

Raja Bahadur Venkatarama Reddy, 1st Hindu to be Kotwal(Leader of Fort in Medieval Periods) of Hyderabad during Nizam Rule.

Kotwal is Consider to be Very powerful position, usually held by only Muslims.



Raja Bahadur Venkatarama Reddy born in August 1869 in Rayanipet of Wanaparthy Samsthan  in  Hyderabad State  (presently its in Mahbubnagar district). Raja’s family is very renowned as his father was Patel of 8 villages and his Grand Nephew of Raja of  Wanaparthy. His Mother died just 3 days after his birth, William Wahab made care taker for him by Raja of Wanaparthy.

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In Nizam’s Government , Kotwal is considered to be Commissioner of Police of the City. Its most powerful post in Nizams govnerment. Raja Bahadur Venkatarama Reddy is a Kotwal and also headed the  Baldia in Ex-Officio cadre as Commissioner of Police of the City . He served for 14 years and became most prominent person.

During his service, he rewarded with Rs11 for helping to trace British deserter from army. He appointed as head of District Police in 1901 and also severd as Secretary of the Estate. Raja Bahadur Venkatarama Reddy was appointed as First Assiastant to Nawab Imadat Jung when he appointed as Kotwal of Hyderbad. Raja Bahadur  worked for 6 years and made many reforms in the city police.



Venkatram Reddy as kotwal maintained peace in city during Freedom Struggle gaining strength in Hyderabad and in Khalifat Movement and Ganesh festivals.

Title of  Raj Bahadur :

Nizam given title of  Raj Bahadur on his birthday and also awarded as Order of the British Empire.

Raja Bahadur Venkatarama Reddy got retired from service in 1934 and got Rs 1000 as pension month. After his retiremnet, he appointed as Special Officer of the Nizam’s private estate and also   chairman of the Commission for Inquiry into the Indebtedness of the Sahibzadas.

Venkatram is great visionary, he persuaded the Reddy Community to get education and take up Government jobs. He Started raise donations from Rajas  and Landlords to estalish Reddy Hostels and schools.

He Started Reddy Women School but Osmania University did not grant recognition because of Telugu medium education . He got it affiliated to the Karve institute at Pune. As member of the State Legislature, Venkatram Reddy supported the bills for the eradication of child marriage and for widow remarriage.

Raja Bahadur Venkatarama Reddy Family:

His 1st wife died a few months after birth of his son , Ranga Reddy. His 2nd wife had 2 children.

Daughter of Venkatarama Reddy, Narsamma was married to a contractor who built Pathergatti and his son Laxma Reddy studied law and became judge of the High Court. and Other Son became commissioner of excise  and known as Abkari Ranga Reddy. He adopted Madhusudan Reddy, he is the sole surviving descendant of the last and great Kotwal of the city.

Raja Bahadur Venkatarama Reddy died in 1953 and statue of him stands in the circle opposite the YMCA at Narayanguda.

Raja Bahadur Venkatarama Reddy Colleges

Rrbvrr womens college 

Rbvrr womens Pharmacy College

Rbvrr Institute of Technology



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