Mayiladuthurai Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

Mayiladuthurai legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP, BSP, INC, RJD 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.

Mayiladuthurai Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
RATHAKRISHNAN.V AIADMK Won
70949
ANBAZHAGAN.K DMK 66171
AYYAPPAN.A PMK 13115
ARULSELVAN.R DMDK 12294
MUTHUKUMARASAMY.C BJP 1926
NOTA NOTA 1688
SHAHUL HAMEED.J Naam Tamilar Katchi 1672
SAMPATH.L IND 681
SIVAKUMAR.S BSP 360

Electoral History and Background

Mayiladuthurai assembly constituency is in Nagapattinam district. It is part of same Lok Sabha segment. In 2011 assembly election from Mayiladuthurai seat R.Arulselvan of DMDK won polling 63326 votes. He defeated S.Rajakumar of INC who got 60309 votes.

Mayiladuthurai Assembly Election Videos 2016