Erode East legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP, BSP and INC.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate S. Selvakumara Chinnayan a good lead of around 211563 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 AIDMK is holding on to its ground with its slew of welfare schemes.
It is difficult predict the outcome of the polls for which primarily textile industry labourers and agriculture related voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|THENNARASU K S||AIADMK||Won
|CHANDHIRAKUMAR V C||DMK||57085|
|ALAUDEEN A||Naam Tamilar Katchi||2262|
|SADHIK BASHA K||SOCIAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF INDIA||2176|
|LOGANATHAN P T||IND||294|
|RAMESH M||Samuga Makkal Katchi||220|
|SENTHILKUMAR K||Ulzaipali Makkal Katchy||109|
|PERUMALRAJ R||Gandhiya Makkal Iyakkam||100|
Chandhirakumar V.C of the DMDK party won the constituency in the assembly elections of 2011 getting 69166 votes. The DMK party was the closest lagging behing with 58522 votes.
Erode East is a constituency in the Erode district. This constituency got formed after the delimitation of 2008. It is agriculture dependant constituency.