Ariyalur legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP and INC.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate M. Chandrakasi a good lead of around 128495votes. However, the situation in 2016 assembly election is completely different from the general election of 2014.
Banking on the anti-incumbency factor of the ruling AIADMK, the DMK has made significant impact on the voters of this constituency, the AIADMK is holding on to its ground with its slew of welfare schemes.
It is difficult predict the outcome of the polls for which primarily cement factories labourers and agricultural related voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|Manikkam. T||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1146|
|Matheshwaran. T||Vidiyalai Thedum Indhiyargal Party||231|
In the assembly elections of 2011 Durai Manivel, of the AIADMK party won this constituency. In the previous assembly elections of 2006 INC party won this constituency. The ADMK and TMC(M) have won this constituency once in the assembly elections. DMK party has won this constituency four times in the assembly elections. ADK party has won here two times. Indian National Congress has also won in the assembly elections in the year 1967.
The constituency of Ariyalur is a town and district headquarters of the Ariyalur district. The total population of Ariyalur is 69,55,2 substantial among them are rural population