Perundurai legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BSP, JDU, IJK and KNMK.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate V. Sathyabama a good lead of around 179315 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 SIPCOT Industrial Labours and agricultural related voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|SAMY.K.P (A) MOHANASUNDARAM.P||DMK||54506|
|SHANMUGAM.V.P||Tamil Maanila Congress (Moopanar)||6304|
|None of the Above||NOTA||1991|
|LOGANATHAN||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1469|
|SENTHAMIZHAN.M||Welfare Party Of India||547|
|KUPPAN (A) KUPPUSAMY.C||IND||363|
|NANDHAKUMAR.C.K||Gandhiya Makkal Iyakkam||227|
Venkatachalam.N.D of the AIADMK party won the constituency in the assembly elections of 2011 getting 89960 votes. The same was victorious in the assembly elections of 2006. The DMK has won this constituency only once during the assembly elections of 1967. The ADK party has won thrice continuously in the assembly elections of the years 1984, 1989 and 1991. The CPI party has won the constituency three times in past assembly elections. The SSP has won the constituency in the assembly elections of the year 1967.
This constituency is situated in the Erode district. The state government of Tamil Nadu established the Perundurai SIPCOT in July 2000. Other than that the primary occupation of the majority of inhabitants is agriculture.