Kilvelur legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BSP and CPI(M).
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate K. Gopal a good lead of around 106079 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 related voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|PALANIVEL.G||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1553|
|None of the Above||None of the Above||1049|
|JAMRAJA.K||Tamilaga Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam||381|
Mahalingam P of the CPM party won the constituency in the assembly elections of the year 2011. All the parties were left behind the party closest on the trail was DMK with 58678 votes.
The constituency of Kilvelur is a town and a panchayat of Nagapattinam district. Most of the revenue is agro based. Most of the population is aware of the system of voting.