Srivaikuntam Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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.

Srivaikuntam Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
SHANMUGANATHAN S.P AIADMK Won
65198
RANI VENKATESAN V INC 61667
SELVARAJ S BJP 9582
VIJAYASEELAN SDR Tamil Maanila Congress (Moopanar) 6203
MUTHURAMALINGAM S All India Forward Bloc 3764
SUBBIAH PANDIAN P Naam Tamilar Katchi 2113
CHITHIRAIPANDI U IND 810
LINGARAJ G PMK 806
ESAKKI E Shivsena 762
SAMUEL A S IND 563
DEVA PRIYAN C TMMK 463
LOURDES S IND 386
VIJAYA C IND 278
MASANAM P IND 260
CHINNADURAI K Lok Jan Shakti Party 195
ILAYARAJA A IND 167
VASANTHA KUMAR R Youth And Students Party 166
SARAVANAN G IND 147
ARJUNA THEVAR IND 142
RENGANATHAN N Gandhiya Makkal Iyakkam 121
VENUGOPAL K IND 116
None of the Above NOTA -

Electoral History and Background

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.

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