Avanashi Assembly Election 2016

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Avanashi 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 V. Sathyabama a good lead of around 179315 votes. 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 employees of Power looms, Timber works, Textiles, Garments, Poultry and Engineering industries are the related voters will decide the verdict.

Avanashi Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
Dhanapal P AIADMK Won
93366
Anandhan E DMK 62692
ARUMUGAM M CPI 15016
PERUMAL C BJP 8081
PRAGATHEESWARAN B KMDK 4373
NOTA NOTA 3534
SUMATHI P Naam Tamilar Katchi 1514
MARIMUTHU K K PMK 1480
SAKTHIVEL M BSP 784
RANGASAMY P SHS 671
ARULMURUGAN R IND 622
VADIVEL R IND 541
SUBIRAMANIAM K IDMMK 466
CHINNASAMY R IND 442
DURAIVEERAN S WPI 242
GNANATHILAK P TMMK 238

Electoral History and Background

Karuppasamy.M.A. of the AIADMK party won the constituency in the assembly elections of 2011 getting 103002 votes. AIADMK won in the previous assembly election of 2006. The ADK party has won the constituency in three consecutive elections. The ADMK has won the constituency has only won in a single assembly election of the year 2001. CPI has won the constituency in 1980 assembly election. The Indian National Congress has won in a single assembly election of 1977. The IND party has won in the year 1971. The SWA has won the constituency in a single assembly election of 1967.

This constituency is a town Panchayat in the district of Tiruppur. It is known for power looms, timber works, textiles, garments, poultry and engineering industries like motors and Pump sets etc. This constituency is also agriculture dependent.

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