Kadiyam Srihari is an Indian politician, Former Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister of Telangana State. He was the Member of Parliament from Warangal constituency from the State of Telangana (2014-2015). He was MLA from Ghanpur(Station) Constituency and worked as Minister in the cabinets of Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao and Nara Chandrababu Naidu. He was the PolitBureau member of Telugu Desam Party, and the General Secretary of Telugu Desam Party. He was the Minister of undivided Andhra Pradesh from 1995 to 2004 in Marketing, Social Welfare later Education and later Irrigation under the Cabinet of Nara Chandrababu Naidu. He joined Telangana Rashtra Samithi party and is its politburo member. He took oath as a cabinet minister in Telangana government on 25 January 2015 as a Deputy Chief Minister and also Education Minister.