Radhapuram Assembly Election 2016

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

Radhapuram Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
M. APPAVU DMK Won
69590
I. S. INBADURAI AIADMK 69541
S. KANI AMUDHA BJP 11131
S. SIVANANAINTHA PERUMAL DMDK 8362
S. P. UDAYAKUMAR IND 4891
S. LOBIN Naam Tamilar Katchi 3125
None of the Above NOTA 1821
V. RAJIV IND 835
S. GURUNATHAN PMK 501
N. KANNAN BSP 474
S. SUBASH Shivsena 287
R. P. S. KARTHEESAN IND 203
V. MARY GRACY IND 200
MUTHU SELVI IND 150
S. GANESAMOORTHY IND 118
DURAISELVAN IND 108

Radhapuram legislative assembly constituency in Tirunelveli district is in existence since 1957 election. In 2011 election S.Michael Rayappan of DMDK won the seat with 67072 polling votes. The runner up was P.Veldurai of INC with 45597 votes.

According to the 2011 census, Radhapuram had a population of 302,268 with 149,056 males and 153,212 females. There were 1028 women for every 1000 men. It has a literacy rate of 79.67.

Radhapuram Assembly Election Videos 2016