Gandharvakottai Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

Gandarvakottai 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. Kumar a good lead of around 150476 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 agricultural labourers and middle class voters will decide the verdict.

Gandharvakottai Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
ARUMUGAM.B AIADMK Won
64043
ANBARASAN.K DMK 60996
M.CHINNADURAI CPI 13918
PURATCHIKAVIDHASAN PALANIYAPPAN.M BJP 1600
NOTA NOTA 1556
C.MOHANRAJ Naam Tamilar Katchi 1432
CHANDRASEKARAN.C IND 558
PALANIMANICKAM.M PMK 530
VEERAMUTHU.B IND 514
VANITHA.R CPI(ML)(L) 465
THAVAMOORTHY.T BSP 284
SATHIYAMOORTHY.N Youth And Students Party 194

Electoral History and Background

In the assembly elections of 2011 N Subramanian. Of the AIADMK party won the constituency. In the 1971 assembly elelctions DMK was victorious. The Indian National Congress was victorious in the1967 assembly elections.

The constituency of Gandarvakottai comes under Pudukkottai district. The economy is depended on both agro and industry related activities. The total voters in Gandarvakottai is 1, 78,345 that includes 91,369 men, 88,970 women.

Gandharvakottai Assembly Election Videos 2016