Palladam legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP and KNMK.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate P. Nagarajan a good lead of around 42016 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 poultry farms, cotton weaving people and agricultural related voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|None of the Above||NOTA||3904|
|VELUSAMY. T||Naam Tamilar Katchi||2911|
|SUDALAIMANI.M||Gandhiya Makkal Iyakkam||222|
|SATHISH KUMAR. L||Samajwadi Party||212|
|CHINNAN. G||Ganasangam Party of India||201|
K P Paramasivam of AIADMK party won the constituency in the assembly elections of 2011 getting 118140 votes. In the previous assembly elections also the AIADMK party was victorious. The ADK party has won the constituency continuously four times, three times consecutively in the year 1977, 1980 and 1984. PSP party won the constituency twice in assembly elections.
This constituency is a fast growing suburb of Coimbatore. This constituency is popular for poultry industries. Agriculture is also a main occupation of people.