Sankarankovil Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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

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.

Sankarankovil Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
RAJALAKSHMI M AIADMK Won
78751
ANBUMANI G DMK 64262
SADHAN THIRUMALAIKUMAR T DR MDMK 20807
GUNASEKARAN K BJP 4242
AMUTHA Naam Tamilar Katchi 2476
None of the Above NOTA 2259
MURUGAN K All India Forward Bloc 1042
RAJAN A IND 782
SURESHKUMAR S PMK 645
MARIAPPAN S IND 457
SUBBULAKSHMI P Shivsena 341
NAGARAJAN M IND 304
VELLADURAI P IND 276
VENNI UDAIYAR S J&K National Panthers Party 160
MUTHU M Tamizhaga Vaazhvurimai Katchi 120
SUBASHINI S TMMK 120

Electoral History and Background

Sankarankovil is a state assembly constituency that reserved for Scheduled Caste. It is part of the Tenkasi Lok Sabha constituency. By-Elections were held on the account of vacancy due to the demise of the sitting MLA C. Karuppasamy of AIADMK. In the election held in 2012 S. Muthuselvi of AIADMK won the seat.

Sankarankovil Assembly Election Videos 2016