Cheyyur Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

Cheyyur legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BSP, BJP, PBM, VCK 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.

cheyyur Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
ARASU R T DMK Won
63446
MUNUSAMY AIADMK 63142
EZHIL CAROLINE VCK 17927
SADAIYAPPAN PMK 17892
NOTA NOTA 1827
SAMPATH P BJP 1559
DHASARATHAN Naam Tamilar Katchi 919
MUNUSAMY IND 803
RAMESH BSP 722
RAMACHANDRAN IND 286
DINAKARAN IND 206
SENTHILKUMAR IND 159
KRISHNARAJ IND 95

Electoral History and Background

Cheyyur assembly constituency is newly formed after constituency delimitation in 2008. It is included in the Kanchipuram parliamentary constituency. It is reserved for Schedule caste. In 2011 election V. S. Raji of AIADMK got 78307 votes. The runner-up was D. Parventhan of VCK who got 51723 votes.

According to the 2011 census, Cheyyur had a population of 203,719 with 102,128 males and 101,591 females. There were 995 women for every 1000 men. The taluk had a literacy rate of 66.68.

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