Chepauk - Thiruvallikeni legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BSP, BJP and IJK.
In the last assembly elections in 2011, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK a good lead. 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.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|P.SIVAKUMAR||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1810|
|J.JAYAPRAKASH||Youth And Students Party||223|
|ABBU MOOSA KHADERI||IND||130|
|ABID BAKSHQH HUSSAIN||RPI(A)||130|
|M.JAFFER SHATHIK||Eluchi Desam Party||82|
Chepauk is the legislative assembly constituency is part of Chennai city. It is a part of Chepauk- Thiruvallikeni (Triplicane) assembly constituency which in turn a part of Chennai Central Lok Sabha constituency. This constituency was held by DMK leader, M. Karunanidhi, who has won the three assembly elections from this constituency. In 2011 assembly election J. Anbazhagan of DMK won this seat polling 64191 votes. M. Thameemun Ansari came second with 54988 votes.