Srivaikuntam legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP, JMM, AIMF and INC.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate Jeyasingh Thiyagaraj Natterjee a good lead of around 124002 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 Temple Workers and Agricultural related voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|RANI VENKATESAN V||INC||61667|
|VIJAYASEELAN SDR||Tamil Maanila Congress (Moopanar)||6203|
|MUTHURAMALINGAM S||All India Forward Bloc||3764|
|SUBBIAH PANDIAN P||Naam Tamilar Katchi||2113|
|SAMUEL A S||IND||563|
|DEVA PRIYAN C||TMMK||463|
|CHINNADURAI K||Lok Jan Shakti Party||195|
|VASANTHA KUMAR R||Youth And Students Party||166|
|RENGANATHAN N||Gandhiya Makkal Iyakkam||121|
|None of the Above||NOTA||-|
Shunmuganathan.S.P of AIADMK won this constituency in the assembly elections of 2011 getting 69708 votes. In the previous assembly elections the INC party was victorious. The INC party has won totally five times in the assembly elections. DMK has won two assembly elections here. ADK party has in two assembly elections. The ADMK has won in the assembly elections of 2001.
This constituency of Srivaikuntam is located in Thoothukudi district. This place is located on the banks of the river Thamarabharani. It is an agriculture dominated constituency.