Talasani Srinivas Yadav was born on October 6th 1965 . He was born and upraised in a middle class family in the Secunderabad town of Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh state.His father, Late Shri. Venkatesham Yadav was Monda market president.
Talasani's humanitarian and social activities at young age forced him to enter politics by contesting as Monda Market corporator way back in 1986. Talasani is a senior political leader of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), a pivotal figure in the Andhra Pradesh Politics, He is popularly referred to as Srinanna.
Talasani elected to Andhra Pradesh Assembly from Secunderabad Assembly constituency in 1994 under the leadership of Late Legend Shri.Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao. Talasani defeated his rival Smt . Mary Ravindranath by gaining 47.29% votes. In 1999 assembly elections Talasani become an MLA and Minister, defeating Congress candidate Smt. Mary Ravindranath by thumping majority. Facing defeat in 2004 assembly elections Talasani vowed to become a fighter who would take up the cause of backward classes, under privileged and oppressed sections of society retained his assembly seat with a huge victory in 2008 Assembly bye elections. Talasani defeated his nearest rival Pitla Krishna of Congress by 18,067 votes.
He earned himself a niche in the minds of people while serving as the Member of Legislative Assembly & Cabinet Minister. He was instrumental in bringing the problems of the State especially of backward classes to the forefront. He earned respect for his forthright espousal of the plight of farmers in Assembly.
At his young age, Talasani became Minister for Tourism, Culture and Archaeology Govt of Andhra Pradesh, Later he became Minister for labour Government of Andhra Pradesh in Shri. Nara Chandra Babu Naidu's cabinet, In 2005 he became State Telugu Yuvata President.
His prolonged experience in active politics and his strong base at the grassroots level enabled him to plunge straightway into the task of tackling many problems faced by the State. During his tenure Talasani had controlled corruption in the labour department. He was the driving force for the rise of TDP organisation in the twin cities during last two decades.
Talasani also served as Official spokesperson of Telugu Desam Party (TDP). Talasani visits several hutments and colonies coming under Secunderabad division on every sunday as part of 'stock-taking' exercise. Talasani interacts with locals, especially women and children, and visits hutments located in and around secunderabad as part of the 'Paadayatra'. He played major role in bringing various tourism promotion projects in Andhra Pradesh during his visits to South Africa , United Kingdom , Australia and United States .
Born to Smt. & Shri Venkatesham Yadav, Talasani is proud of his simple family background. Married to Smt. Swarna, the couple have one son and two daughters. His son Talasani Saikiran is pursuing Masters of Business Administration from University of Wollongong , Australia .