Bhuvanagiri legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are PMK, BSP and the LJP.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the M. Chandrakasi the AIADMK candidate a good lead of around 128495 votes. However, the situation in 2016 assembly election is completely different from the general election of 2014.
The AIDMK is holding on to its ground as the sitting MLA Selvi Ramajayam is from this party. The DMK has made significant impact on the voters of this constituency banking on the anti-incumbency factor of the ruling AIADMK. It is difficult predict the outcome of the polls and any major political party may claim this seat.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|SARAVANAN DURAI K.||DMK||Won
|RATHINAVEL RA||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1091|
|ESWAN ALI J.||IND||563|
|FATHIMA MARY P.||IND||269|
|ARULRAJ S P||IND||87|
In the 2011 and 2006 assembly elections the constituency of Bhuvanagiri was won by Selvi Ramajayam of AIADMK. The DMK party has won this constituency four times.
Bhuvanagiri is a Panchayat town in Cuddalore district. Bhuvanagiri has 10,300 Male voters and 10,300 Female voters. The main occupation of the majority of the population is agriculture. The categories of voters that play an important role in every election from this constituency are farmers and agricultural related people doing business. This time too they have their roles cut out.