Chengam Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

Chengam legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP, BSP, INC and IJK.

In the last assembly elections in 2011, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK a good lead. The current MLA of the constituency is T Suresh kumar from DMDK. However, the situation in 2016 assembly election is completely different from the last assembly election.

The DMK, banking on the anti-incumbency factor of the ruling AIADMK 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 different categories of people will decide the verdict.

Chengam Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
GIRI .M.P DMK Won
95939
DINAKARAN. M AIADMK 83248
MURUGAN. C PMK 15114
KALAIYARASI .A DMDK 8007
NOTA NOTA 1403
DINAKARAN. S IND 1255
DINAKARAN. H IND 1151
BASKARAN. M.R BSP 948
KARUPPAN. V BJP 884
VENNILA.S Naam Tamilar Katchi 666
MURUGAN. R IND 425
SUGUMAR. S IND 413
PANDU. M Gandhiya Makkal Iyakkam 313
KASI. G IND 235
ANBAZHAGAN. S Valimai Valartchi Indians Party 209
KRISHNAVENI.P Samajwadi Party 193

Electoral History and Background

Chengam is a state assembly constituency is the biggest Taluk of Tiruvannamalai district. It is a Scheduled Caste reserved constituency.

As of 2011 India census Chengam had a population of 280581 with male as142089 and female as 138492. Chengam has an average literacy rate of 61.3%

Chengam Assembly Election Videos 2016