Tamilnadu Assembly Election Results 2016 (234):


In 2016 assembly elections in Tamil Nadu will go down in the history with many firsts, including being the first time since 1984, when the AIADMK has retained power. AIADMK general secretary J.Jayalalithaa became the first chief minister to get elected for a successive term since 1984.

It was also the first time that AIADMK contested the highest number of constituencies - 227, while with its allies contesting under AIADMK's two leaves symbol, it was the first time in the party's history to have fought an election under its symbol in all the 234 seats.


Party Leadings Won
AIADMK - 134
DMK+ - 98
DMDK+ - -
PMK - -
NTK - -
BJP+ - -
Others - -
News
Jayalalithaa thanks people for historic win
AIADMK to retain power, but Chennai dumps it
AIADMK leading, coasting towards victory
Karunanidhi, Jayalalithaa lead
AIADMK leads in Tamil Nadu
Name of Constituencies Winner Party
Alandur ANBARASAN T.M.(96877) DMK
Alangudi MEYYANATHAN .SIVA .V(72992) DMK
Alangulam DR. POONGOTHAI ALADI ARUNA(88891) DMK
Ambasamudram R. MURUGAIAH PANDIAN(78555) AIADMK
Ambattur ALEXANDER V(94375) AIADMK
Ambur BALASUBRAMANI(79182) AIADMK
Anaikattu NANDAKUMAR A P(77058) DMK
Andipatti THANGATAMILSELVAM(103129) AIADMK
Anna Nagar MOHAN M.K.(72207) DMK
Anthiyur RAJAKRISHNAN.K.R(71575) AIADMK
Arakkonam RAVI S(68176) AIADMK
Arani RAMACHANDRAN S(94074) AIADMK
Aranthangi RATHINASABHAPATHY E(69905) AIADMK
Aravakurichi Election Postponed to June 13
Arcot ESWARAPPAN J L(84182) DMK
Ariyalur RAJENDRAN. S(88523) AIADMK
Aruppukkottai RAMACHANDRAN.K.K.S.S.R(81485) DMK
Athoor PERIYASAMY I(121738) DMK
Attur CHINNATHAMBI R M(82827) AIADMK
Avadi PANDIA RAJAN K(108064) AIADMK
Avanashi DHANAPAL P(93366) AIADMK
Bargur V.RAJENDRAN(80650) AIADMK
Bhavani KARUPPANAN K C(85748) AIADMK
Bhavanisagar ESWARAN.S(83006) AIADMK
Bhuvanagiri SARAVANAN DURAI K.(60554) DMK
Bodinayakanur O. PANNEERSELVAM(99531) AIADMK
Chengalpattu VARALAKSHMI.M(112675) DMK
Chengam GIRI .M.P(95939) DMK
Chepauk Thiruvallikeni J.ANBAZHAGAN(67982) DMK
Cheyyar MOHAN K(77766) AIADMK
Cheyyur ARASU R T(63446) DMK
Chidambaram PANDIAN K A(58543) AIADMK
Coimbatore North ARUN KUMAR P.R.G.(77540) AIADMK
Coimbatore South ARJUNAN @ AMMAN ARJUNAN K.(59788) AIADMK
Colachal PRINCE J.G.(67195) INC
Coonoor RAMU A.(61650) AIADMK
Cuddalore SAMPATH M C(70922) AIADMK
Cumbum S.T.K.JAKKAIYAN(91099) AIADMK
Dharapuram KALIMUTHU. V.S(83538) INC
Dharmapuri SUBRAMANI. P.(71056) DMK
Dindigul SREENIVASAN C(91413) AIADMK
Dr. Radhakrishnan Nagar JAYALALITHAA J(97218) AIADMK
Edapaddi PALANISWAMI. K(98703) AIADMK
Egmore RAVICHANDRAN K.S(55060) DMK
Erode East THENNARASU K S(64879) AIADMK
Erode West RAMALINGAM K.V.(82297) AIADMK
Gandharvakottai ARUMUGAM.B(64043) AIADMK
Gangavalli MARUTHAMUTHU.A(74301) AIADMK
Gingee MASTHAN K S(88440) DMK
Gobichettipalayam SENGOTTAIYAN K.A(96177) AIADMK
Gudalur THIRAVIDAMANI M.(62128) DMK
Gudiyattam JAYANTHI PADMANABHAN .C(94689) AIADMK
Gummidipundi VIJAYAKUMAR K S(89332) AIADMK
Harbour SEKAR BABU P K(42071) DMK
Harur R.MURUGAN(64568) AIADMK
Hosur BALAKRISHNA REDDY P(89510) AIADMK
Jayankondam RAMAJEYALINGAM.J.K.N(75672) AIADMK
Jolarpet VEERAMANI.K.C.(82525) AIADMK
Kilvaithinankuppam LOGANATHAN.G(75612) AIADMK
Kadayanallur MUHAMMED ABUBACKER.K.A.M(70763) IUML
Kalasapakkam PANNEERSELVAM V(84394) AIADMK
Kallakurichi PRABHU A(90108) AIADMK
Kanchipuram C.V.M.P. EZHILARASAN(90533) DMK
Kangayam THANIYARASU U(83325) AIADMK
Kanyakumari AUSTIN. S(89023) DMK
Karaikudi RAMASAMY KR(93419) INC
Karur VIJAYABHASKAR .M.R(81936) AIADMK
Katpadi DURAIMURUGAN(90534) DMK
Kattumannarkoil MURUGUMARAN.N(48450) AIADMK
Kavundampalayam ARUKUTTY V.C.(110870) AIADMK
Killiyoor RAJESH KUMAR S(77356) INC
Kilpennathur PITCHANDI K(99070) DMK
Kilvelur MATHIVANAN.U(61999) DMK
Kinathukadavu SHANMUGAM A.(89042) AIADMK
Kolathur M.K.STALIN(91303) DMK
Kovilpati C. KADAMBUR RAJU(64514) AIADMK
Krishnagiri SENGUTTUVAN.T(87637) DMK
Krishnarayapuram GEETHA M.(83977) AIADMK
Kulithalai RAMAR .E(89923) DMK
Kumarapalayam THANGAMANI P(103032) AIADMK
Kumbakonam G.ANBALAGAN(85048) DMK
Kunnam R.T.RAMACHANDRAN(78218) AIADMK
Kurinjipadi PANNEERSELVAM MRK(82864) DMK
Lalgudi SOUNDARAPANDIAN A(77946) DMK
Madathukulam JAYARAMAKRISHNAN R(76619) DMK
Madavaram SUDHARSANAM S(122082) DMK
Madurai Central PALANIVEL THIAGARAJAN(64662) DMK
Madurai East MOORTHY P(108569) DMK
Madurai North RAJAN CHELLAPPA V.V.(70460) AIADMK
Madurai South SARAVANAN .S.S.(62683) AIADMK/td>
Madurai West RAJU K(82529) AIADMK
Madurantakam S.PUGAZHENTHI(73693) DMK
Maduravoyal BENJAMIN P(99739) AIADMK
Mailam MASILAMANI R(MASILAMANI R) DMK
Manachanallur PARAMESWARI. M(83083) AIADMK
Manamadurai MARIAPPANKENNADY S(89893) AIADMK
Manapaarai CHANDRASEKAR R(91399) AIADMK
Mannargudi RAJAA.T.R.B(91137) DMK
Mayiladuthurai RATHAKRISHNAN.V(70949) AIADMK
Melur PERIYAPULLAN @ SELVAM P(88909) AIADMK
Mettuppalayam CHINNARAJ.O.K(93595) AIADMK
Mettur SEMMALAI.S(72751) AIADMK
Modakkurichi SIVASUBRAMANI V.P.(77067) AIADMK
Mudhukulathur S.PANDI(94946) INC
Musiri SELVARASU M(89398) AIADMK
Mylapore NATARAJ R(68176) AIADMK
Nagapattinam THAMIMUN ANSARI.M(64903) AIADMK
Nagercoil SURESH RAJAN N(67369) DMK
Namakkal BASKAR. K.P.P(89076) AIADMK
Nanguneri VASANTHAKUMAR. H(74932) INC
Nannilam KAMARAJ. R(100918) AIADMK
Natham ANDI AMBALAM M.A(93822) DMK
Neyveli SABA.RAJENDRAN(54299) DMK
Nilakkottai THANGATHURAI R(85507) AIADMK
Oddanchatram SAKKARAPANI R(121715) DMK
Omalur VETRIVEL.S(89169) AIADMK
Orathanadu RAMCHANDRAN. M(84378) DMK
Ottapidaram SUNDARARAJ.R(65071) AIADMK
Padmanabhapuram MANO THANGARAJ T(76249) DMK
Palacodu ANBALAGAN. K.P.(76143) AIADMK
Palani SENTHILKUMAR I P(100045) DMK
Palayamkottai MOHIDEEN KHANT.P.M(67463) DMK
Palladam NATARAJAN. A(111866) AIADMK
Pallavaram KARUNANITHI.I(112891) DMK
Panruti SATHYA.P(72353) AIADMK
Papanasam DORAIKKANNU .R(82614) AIADMK
Pappireddippatti PALANIYAPPAN. P(74234) AIADMK
Paramakudi MUTHIAH.S.DR(79254) AIADMK
Paramathi Velur MOORTHIY K S(74418) DMK
Pattukkottai SEKAR. V(70631) AIADMK
Pennagaram INBASEKARAN. P.N.P.(76848) DMK
Perambalur R.THAMIZHSELVAN(101073 AIADMK
Perambur P VETRIVEL(79974) AIADMK
Peravurani GOVINDARASU M(73908) AIADMK
Periyakkulam KATHIRKAMU.K(90599) AIADMK
Perundurai VENKATACHALAM.N.D(80292 AIADMK
Pollachi POLLACHI V JAYARAMAN(78553) AIADMK
Polur SEKARAN.K.V(66588) DMK
Ponneri BALARAMAN P(95979) AIADMK
Poompuhar PAVUNRAJ.S(87666) AIADMK
Poonamallee ELUMALAI T A(103952) DMK
Pudukkottai PERIYANNAN ARASSU(66739) DMK
Radhapuram I.S.INBADURAI(69590) AIADMK
Rajapalayam THANGAPPANDIAN. S.(74787) DMK
Ramanathapuram MANIKANDAN.M(89365) AIADMK
Ranipet GANDHI.R(81724) DMK
Rasipuram SAROJA V. DR(86901) AIADMK
Rishivandiyam KARTHIKEYAN.K(92607) DMK
Royapuram JAYAKUMAR D(55205) AIADMK
Saidapet SUBRAMANIAN.MA(79279) DMK
Salem North RAJENDRAN.R(86583) DMK
Salem South SAKTHIVEL A B(101696) AIADMK
Salem West VENKATACHALAM.G(80755) AIADMK
Sankarankovil RAJALAKSHMI M(78751) AIADMK
Sankarapuram UDHAYASURIYAN.T(90920) DMK
Sankari RAJA.S(96202) AIADMK
Sattur SUBRAMANIAN S.G.(71513 AIADMK
Senthamangalam CHANDRASEKARAN C(91339) AIADMK
Sholavandan MANICKAM K(87044) AIADMK
Sholinganallur ARAVIND RAMESH S(147014) DMK
Sholingur PARTHIBAN.N.G AIADMK
Singanallur KARTHIK N.(75459) DMK
Sirkazhi BHARATHI.P.V(76487) AIADMK
Sivagangai BASKARAN.G(81697) AIADMK
Sivakasi RAJENTHRABHALAJI K.T(76734) AIADMK
Sriperumbudur PALANI.K(101001) AIADMK
Srirangam VALARMATHI.S(108400) AIADMK
Srivaikuntam SHANMUGANATHAN S.P(65198) AIADMK
Srivilliputhur CHANDRA PRABHA. M(88103) AIADMK
Sulur KANAGARAJ R.(100977) AIADMK
Theyagaraya Nagar SATHYANARAYANAN.B(53207) AIADMK
Tambaram S R RAJA(101835) DMK
Tenkasi SELVAMOHANDAS PANDIAN S(86339) AIADMK
Thalli PRAKAASH Y.(74429) DMK
Thanjavur Election Postponed to June 13
Thiru Vi Ka Nagar SIVAKUMAR P(61744) DMK
Thirumangalam UDHAYAKUMAR.R.B(95864) AIADMK
Thirumayam REGUPATHY S(72373) DMK
Thiruparankundram SEENIVEL S M(93453) AIADMK
Thiruporur KOTHANDAPANI. M(70215) AIADMK
Thiruthuraipoondi ADALARASAN. P(72127) DMK
Thiruvaiyaru DURAI.CHANDRASEKARAN(100043) DMK
Thiruvallur RAAJENDRAN V G(80473) DMK
Thiruvarur KARUNANIDHI .M(121473) DMK
Thiruverumbur ANBIL MAHESH POYYAMOZHI(85950) DMK
Thiruvidaimarudur CHEZHIAAN.GOVI(77538) DMK
Thiruvottiyur SAMY.K.P.P(82205) DMK
Thondamuthur VELUMANI S.P.(109519) AIADMK
Thoothukkudi GEETHA JEEVAN P(88045) DMK
Thousand Lights SELVAM KU. KA(61726) DMK
Thuraiyur STALINKUMAR .S(81444) DMK
Tindivanam SEETHAPATHY P(61879) DMK
Tiruchendur ANITHA R RADHAKRISHNAN(88357) DMK
Tiruchengodu SARASWATHI PON(73103) AIADMK
Tiruchirapalli East NATARAJAN .N.(79938) AIADMK
Tiruchirapalli West NEHRU.K.N(92049) DMK
Tiruchuli THANGAM THENARASU T.(89927) DMK
Tirukkoyilur PONMUDY K(93837) DMK
Tirunelveli LAKSHMANAN A.L.S.(81761) DMK
Tirupathur NALLATHAMBI. A(80791) DMK
Tiruppattur PERIAKARUPPAN KR(110719) DMK
Tiruppur North VIJAYAKUMAR KN(106717) AIADMK
Tiruppur South GUNASEKARAN S(73351) AIADMK
Tiruttani NARASIMHAN P M(93045) AIADMK
Tiruvadanai KARUNAAS(76786) AIADMK
Tiruvannamalai VELU E.V.(116484) DMK
Tittakudi GANESAN V(65139) DMK
Udhagamandalam GANESH R.(67747) INC
Udumalpet RADHAKRISHNAN K(81817) AIADMK
Ulundurpettai KUMARAGURU R.(81973) AIADMK
Usilampatti NEETHIPATHI P(106349) AIADMK
Uthangarai N.MANORANJITHAM(69980) AIADMK
Uthiramerur SUNDAR.K(85513) DMK
Valparai KASTHURI VASU V.(69980) AIADMK
Vandavasi AMBETHKUMAR S(80206) DMK
Vaniyambadi NILOFER(69588) AIADMK
Vanur CHAKRAPANI M(64167) AIADMK
Vasudevanallur MANOHARAN A(73904) AIADMK
Vedaranyam MANIAN.O.S(60836) AIADMK
Vedasandur PARAMASIVAM V.P.B(97555) AIADMK
Veerapandi MANONMANI.P(94792) AIADMK
Velachery VAGAI CHANDERASEKAR(70139) DMK
Vellore KARTHIKEYAN(88264) DMK
Veppanahalli MURUGAN P(88952) DMK
Vikravandi RATHAMANI.K(63757) DMK
Vilathikulam UMA MAHESWARI K(71496) AIADMK
Vilavancode VIJAYADHARANI S(68789) INC
Villivakkam B. RANGANATHAN(65972) DMK
Villupuram SHANMUGAM C VE(69421) AIADMK
Viralimalai VIJAYA BASKAR C(84701) AIADMK
Virudhunagar SEENIVASAN A.R.R(65499) DMK
Virugambakkam V.N.VIRUGAI RAVI(65979) AIADMK
Vriddhachalam KALAISELVAN V T(72611) AIADMK
Yercaud CHITRA.G(100562) AIADMK

In Tuticorin, false propaganda dominated over truth: Sterlite Copper CEO (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : May 31,2018   2:16 pm
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Amidst death of 13 people and Tamil Nadu government's order shutting down of the 22-year old plant, P. Ramnath, CEO of Sterlite Copper says that "false propaganda dominated over the truth about the company". View More..

Sterlite copper smelter plant to be shut, company to study closure order (Roundup)

    Updated On : May 28,2018   9:46 pm
Chennai/New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government on Monday issued orders closing the copper smelter plant in Thoothukudi owned by the Vedanta Group, a week after 13 people were killed in police firing during protests against the continued functioning of the unit. View More..

Will study closure order of Sterlite's Thoothukudi copper plant: Vedanta

    Updated On : May 28,2018   9:30 pm
New Delhi/Chennai, May 28 (IANS) Global diversified natural resource major Vedanta Group on Monday said that it will study the closure order of Sterlite's copper plant in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu and then decide on the future course of action. View More..

Sterlite copper smelter plant to be shut: TN government

    Updated On : May 28,2018   6:12 pm
Chennai/Thoothukudi, May 28 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government on Monday issued orders closing the copper smelter plant in Thoothukudi owned by the Vedanta Group, a week after 13 people were killed in police firing during protests against continued functioning of the unit. View More..

Sterlite got green clearance after TN pollution panel nod: Official

    Updated On : May 25,2018   7:22 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Union Environment Ministry had given clearance to the controversial Sterlite plant in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi after getting a go-ahead from the state pollution control board, an official said on Friday, dismissing the allegations that the Central government had directly cleared the copper smelting unit. View More..

Death of Tuticorin protestors brings focus back on Vedanta's environment violations

    Updated On : May 25,2018   3:26 pm
Chennai, May 25 (IANS) The death of 13 anti-Sterlite Copper protestors in the police firing in Tuticorin has worsened the situation, focussing the limelight on its parent company Vedanta's environmental violations. View More..

Thoothukudi plant not operating since March 27: Vedanta

    Updated On : May 24,2018   10:06 pm
Thoothukudi/Chennai, May 24 (IANS) London-listed Vedanta Resources on Thursday said that its Sterlite copper smelter plant at Thoothukkudi district, whose closure has been accompanied by two days of rioting, arson and police firing, has not been operating since March 27, 2018. View More..

TN CM blames parties, anti-socials for Thoothukudi violence

    Updated On : May 24,2018   7:48 pm
Thoothukudi/Chennai, May 24 (IANS) Thoothukudi remained tense for the third day as the death toll in police firing climbed to 13 while Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswamy on Thursday accused political parties and anti-social elements of "deliberately instigating and misleading" innocent people leading to violence and loss of lives. View More..

TN toll rises to 13, Thoothukudi tense

    Updated On : May 24,2018   4:36 pm
Thoothukudi (Tamil Nadu), May 24 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi remained tense for the third day on Thursday as one more person injured in police firing in protests against the Sterlite factory died, taking the toll to 13. View More..

Tamil Nadu taking steps to close Sterlite factory: CM

    Updated On : May 24,2018   3:12 pm
Chennai, May 24 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said on Thursday that his government was taking all steps to close the Sterlite factory at Thoothukudi after 13 people were killed in protests against it. View More..

TN pollution panel rejects Vedanta's application to run smelter plant

    Updated On : Apr 10,2018   6:50 pm
Chennai, April 10 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Polltion Control Board (TNPCB) has rejected renewal of consent to operate the Sterlite Copper Smelter unit belonging to Vedanta Ltd, an official statement said. View More..

Thousands clean up spilt oil along Chennai coast

    Updated On : Feb 04,2017   6:36 pm
Chennai, Feb 4 (IANS) Thousands of people scooped out buckets of thick oil sludge along the Chennai coastline on Saturday that had spilled into the sea after the collision of two tankers last week. View More..

AERB nod to fission process of Kudankulam's 2nd n-plant

    Updated On : Jun 29,2016   2:34 pm
Chennai, June 29 (IANS) India's nuclear sector regulator has given the nod for the second 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu to go critical/start fission process, said a top official. View More..

'Tamil Nadu polls prove the need for electoral reforms'

    Updated On : May 20,2016   2:48 pm
Chennai, May 20 (IANS) The 2016 Tamil Nadu assembly elections proved the urgent need for electoral reforms in the state, said a retired top Election Commission official. View More..

Jayalalithaa casts her vote in Tamil Nadu polls

    Updated On : May 16,2016   10:06 am
Chennai, May 16 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa on Monday cast her vote here in the ongoing state legislative assembly elections. View More..

PMK's candidates urge postponement of Tamil Nadu polls

    Updated On : May 15,2016   10:44 pm
Chennai, May 15 (IANS) All the PMK candidates including its chief ministerial candidate Anbumani Ramadoss urged the Election Commission to postpone Monday's assembly polls temporarily due to large-scale bribing of voters. View More..

PMK promises liquor ban if it wins Tamil Nadu polls

    Updated On : Apr 15,2016   5:06 pm
Chennai, April 15 (IANS) The PMK on Thursday promised a total liquor ban and cancellation of licenses of all distelleries in Tamil Nadu if it comes to power in the poll-bound state. View More..

JSW Steel plant in Tamil Nadu restarts operations

    Updated On : Oct 12,2015   4:20 pm
Chennai, Oct 12 (IANS) JSW Steel Ltd. on Monday said it restarted production at its Salem plant in Tamil Nadu on October 10, following revocation of a closure notice issued by the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB). View More..

Vaiko seeks Kerala's support against neutrino project

    Updated On : Feb 07,2015   8:52 pm
Chennai, Feb 7 (IANS) MDMK general secretary Vaiko Saturday met Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and urged him to oppose the Rs.1,500 crore neutrino project in Tamil Nadu. View More..

Sethusamudram project: Gadkari to visit Tamil Nadu

    Updated On : Aug 16,2014   5:14 pm
Chennai, Aug 16 (IANS) Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari is expected to visit Tamil Nadu soon for discussions with different parties to find an amicable solution to the issue of the Sethusamudram Ship Canal Project, officials said Saturday. View More..