Bhavanisagar legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP, BSP and CPI.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate C. Gopalakrishnan a good lead of around 124002 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 agricultural related voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|SANGEETHA.G||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1251|
|MAHALINGAM.K||Janata Dal (United)||515|
Sundaram P.L of the CPI party won the constituency in the assembly elections of 2011 getting 82890 votes. In the previous assembly elections of 2006 DMK was victorious in this constituency. The ADK has won the constituency continuously five times in the assembly elections. DMK party has won this constituency four times. The ADMK has only won this constituency once in the 2001 assembly elections.
The constituency of Bhavanisagar is located in the Erode district. Majority of the population is agriculture dependant.