Srivilliputhur Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

Srivilliputhur legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are CPI 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 Hand loom Weaver and Agricultural related voters will decide the verdict.

Srivilliputhur Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
CHANDRA PRABHA. M AIADMK Won
88103
MUTHUKUMAR.C Puthiya Tamilagam 51430
LINGAM.P CPI 19415
RAMASAMY. I BJP 5497
KALYANASUNDARAM. A Naam Tamilar Katchi 3833
None of the Above NOTA 2166
THAMARAISELVAM. K IND 1695
GANESAN. S IND 1631
VELLAISAMY. V PMK 1119
KARTHIKEYAN. B IND 958
MUNIYANDI. M IND 596
MUTHAIAH. A IND 529
DHEIVENDHIRAN. S IND 464
SANKARAN. A IND 406
PANDI MUNIRAJA. M IND 347
SAKTHIVEL. C IND 264
GURUVAIYA. N IND 177

Electoral History and Background

V. Ponnupandi of the CPI party won the constituency in the assembly elections of 2011 getting 73485 votes. The same party was victorious in the assembly elections of the year 2006. The ADK party won this constituency three times consecutively in the past assembly elections. ADMK party has won this constituency twice. DMK has won this constituency thrice in the assembly elections.

This constituency is located in the Virudhnagar district. The primary occupations in Srivilliputhur are hand loom weaving and farming.

Srivilliputhur Assembly Election Videos 2016