Pallavaram Assembly Election 2016

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Pallavaram legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BSP, IJK, JDU and PBM.

In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate K. Maragatham a good lead of around 146866 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 Chennai Middle Class and Lower Middle Class people are the related voters will decide the verdict.

Pallavaram Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
KARUNANITHI.I DMK Won
112891
SARASWATHI C.R AIADMK 90726
VEERALAKSHMI C MDMK 14083
DR.GOPI AYYASWAMY BJP 11781
VENKATESAN R PMK 9339
None of the Above NOTA 5823
SRINIVASA KUMAR P Naam Tamilar Katchi 4488
JOHN RAJARATHANAM BSP 592
MAHARAJAN G IND 290
KAVIGNAN PYTHIUM IND 282
CHITTIBABU Thozhilalar Party 234
BACKIYARAJ.M Shivsena 194
RUKMANGATHAN R IND 141
KARUPPUSAMY P KMDK 138
AYODHI.L.DR IND 109
ANATHARAMAN.R.K IND 93

Electoral History and Background

In the assembly elections of 2011, P. Dhansingh of AIADMK party won this constituency with 105631 votes. The DMK party was the closest lagging behind with 88257 votes.

Pallavaram constituency comes under Kanchipuram district located in south of Chennai. It has various industries and the place is developing rapidly.

Pallavaram Assembly Election Videos 2016