Sivakasi Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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

In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate T. Radhakrishnan a good lead of around 145551 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 fire crackers, match manufacturing and printing workers are the related voters will decide the verdict.

Sivakasi Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
RAJENTHRABHALAJI K.T AIADMK Won
76734
SREERAJA C. INC 61986
SUDHAKARAN R DMDK 17379
PARRATHASHAARATHI A.G BJP 6189
BABU T. Naam Tamilar Katchi 3245
None of the Above NOTA 2704
THILAGABAMA M. PMK 1350
THANESWARAN S IND 1235
MAHARAJAN V All India Forward Bloc 981
PONRAJ S. IND 599
UTHIRAKUMAR M. Makkal Manadu Katchi 572
MANMATHAN M. IND 425
THANGARAJ S Shivsena 323
VAIRAMUTHU K.S. Shivsena 306
SATHYARAJ P. IND 238
JEEVANANTHAM G. Republican Party of India 195
GANESAN R IND 175
LINGAM S. IND 168
SRINIVASAN A. J&K National Panthers Party 137
RAJAMURUGAN K.H. IND 132
THIYAGARAJA ALIAS YOGA NADAR P.I.D IND 124
RADHAKRISHNAN V. IND 114
SELVAM P IND 106
SARAVANARAJ T. Tamizhaga Vaazhvurimai Katchi 104
MUTHURAMALINGAM G IND 94
MADHAVAN P IND 87

Electoral History and Background

The AIADMK party won the assembly elections of 2011 and this constituency with 87333 votes. The closest party was DMK. DMK has won only two times in this constituency in the past assembly elections.TMC(M) has won twice in the previous assembly elections of 2001 and 1996. ADK party has won thrice here in the past assembly elections. In the assembly elections of 1967 SWA won the constituency.

The constituency of Sivakasi is in Virudhanagar district. The town is popular for its firecracker, match and printing industries. A popular landmark of Sivakasi is the Badhrakali Amman temple.

Sivakasi Assembly Election Videos 2016