Madurai(West) Assembly Election 2016

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Madurai West legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP and IJK.

In the last assembly elections in 2011, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK a good lead. However, the situation in 2016 assembly election is completely different from the last assembly election.

The DMK, banking on the anti-incumbency factor of the ruling AIADMK 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 different categories of people will decide the verdict.

Madurai-west Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
RAJU K AIADMK Won
82529
THALAPATHI G DMK 66131
VASUKI U CPM 19991
SASIKUMAR A BJP 5705
THIRUNAVUKKARASU V Naam Tamilar Katchi 3454
NOTA NOTA 2759
KRISHNAKUMAR R PMK 927
VENKATESAN M IND 360
MUTHUPANDIAN S IND 332
MEENAKSHI V C Samuga Makkal Katchi 310
ESWARAN S Gandhiya Makkal Iyakkam 277
PANDI A Shivsena 239
KANNAN M IND 215
MANIKANDAN N AIFB 205
SASIKUMAR R IND 173
KANNABOOPATHI S IND 173
THIRUPATHI A IND 100
GANESH MOORTHY M IND 89
MURUGAN S Makkal Manadu Katchi 81
JEGA VEERAN S IND 78
ARIVUDAINAMBI S IND 52

Electoral History and Background

Madurai West Constituency has 1, 33,725 male votes and 1,32,756 female voters other are 13. The total number of voters in this constituency is 2, 66,494. In 2011 assembly election KM Raju of AIADMK bagged 94798 votes to emerge as winner from this seat. G. Thalapathi of DMK got 56037 votes and was runner up.

Areas coming under Madurai west assembly segment are. portion of Madurai North taluk, Koilpappakudi, Paravai, Vilangudi, part of Madurai South taluk, Kodimangalam, Melamathur, Keezhamathur, Kizhaamathikattinan, Thuvariman, Achampattu, Erkudi, Sambakudi, Pudukulam and Madurai Corporation Wards 60 to 72.

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