Coimbatore North legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BSP, CPI and IJK.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate P. Nagarajan a good lead of around 42016 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 industrial labourers, farm workers and other voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|ARUN KUMAR P.R.G.||AIADMK||Won
|KANNAN ALIAS S.DEVARAJ||BJP||16741|
|S.M.@ MURUGAN P.||DMDK||12153|
|BALENDRAN C.B.||Naam Tamilar Katchi||3114|
|NARAYANAMOORTHY (PROFESSOR DR) S.||IND||397|
|ANTONY LOUIS S.||IND||331|
|DENNIS KOVIL PILLAI E.||Gandhiya Makkal Iyakkam||303|
|SATHEESH KUMAR R.||IND||131|
|MARUTHACHALAM V.||Vijaya Bharatha Makkal (People) Par||92|
In the 2011 assembly elections T.Malaravan of the AIADMK party was victorious in this constituency with 93276 votes. All the parties were defeated the closest on the trail was DMK with 53178 votes.
The Coimbatore north assembly segment comes under the city of Coimbatore. The economy of this constituency is both industry oriented and agro based. The total number voters in this constituency is 27, 62,463 voters of which there are 13, 84,627 women voters and 13, 77,652 male voters.