Sri Komatireddy Venkat Reddy was born on 23rd May in 1963 at Brahmana Vellemla in the Narketpally Mandal of Nalgonda District. He hails from a middle class family, which family was then eking out a living on the moderate returns from their agricultural land. His father, Sri Komatireddy Papi Reddy was the village munsif, locally known as the village patwaari. Sri Venkat Reddy is the eighth of the nine children in all, five brothers and four sisters. His mother Smt Suseelamma, was a housewife assisting in and supervising the agricultural activities of the family. Sri Venkat Reddy completed his initial school education up to 5th standard in his native village, studied 6th and 7th classes in a nearby village, Nereda, and then arrived in Hyderabad to complete High School education at Government High School in Malakpet. After completing Intermediate Education at Saifabad New Science College, he joined CBIT to study Engineering which he had to discontinue for reasons otherwise. It was ever since his entry into the Saifabad New Science College till he joined the CBIT that he had been an active member of that popular student organization, NSUI, the student wing of the Indian National Congress.