Bargur Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

The 2016 assembly election from this constituency will witness a triangular fight between DMK, AIADMK and PMK. Other parties that may influence the voters in the race are PMK, INC, ADK.

In the last Parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate Ashok Kumar.K a good lead of around 480491 votes. However, the situation in 2016 assembly election is completely different from the general election of 2014.

The DMK has made significant impact on the voters of this constituency, the AIDMK is holding on to its ground with its slew of welfare schemes. It is difficult predict the outcome of the polls and any major political party may claim this seat.

In the 2011 assembly elections the AIADMK party won this constituency under the leadership of K. E. Krishnamurthi defeating the PMK party. The DMK party has won this constituency twice in the assembly elections. The AIADMK party has also won in 2006 assembly elections.

Bargur Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
V.Rajendran AIADMK Won
80650
Govinddarasan.E.C DMK 79668
A.KUMAR PMK 18407
R.RAJENDRAN TMC(M) 2948
NOTA NOTA 1382
R.MANIVANNAN BJP 1273
N.ANANTHI NCP 876
P.ESWARAN Naam Tamilar Katchi 685
SUGUMAR IND 568
RAMESH.D IND 450
C.ANBALAGAN IND 395
C.GOVINDARASU IND 252
C.S.SARDHAR PTK 143
G.K.MUNIRAJ UMK 128
K.THIRUVENKADAM KMDK 118
R.THANIGAI Youth And Students Party 113

Electoral History and Background

Bargur is a town panchayat in Krishnagiri district. The economy of the town is primarily depended on mango cultivation and related processing industries. The categories of voters that play an important role in every election from this constituency are the working class. This time too they have their roles cut out.

Bargur Assembly Election Videos 2016