Thirumayam legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP, BSP and INC.
In the last assembly elections in 2011, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK a good lead. The current MLA of the constituency is P K Vairamuthu from AIADMK. 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.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|None of the Above||None of the Above||2685|
|Gowri||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1831|
|Prabhakaran K||Makkalatchi Katchi||157|
|Suresh Babu S||IND||135|
Thirumayam assembly constituency is in Pudukkottai district. The headquarters of the taluk is the town of Thirumayam. According to the 2011 census, Thirumayam had a population of 158,860 with 79,049 males and 79,811 females. There were 1010 women for every 1000 men. The constituency has a literacy rate of 68.3.with a sex-ratio of 999 females for every 1,000 males. Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes accounted for 7.44% and .66% of the population respectively.
The average literacy of the town was 79.55%. As per the religious census of 2011, Tirupparankunram had 91.79% Hindus, 3.62% Muslims, 4.46% Christians, 0.01% Sikhs and 0.11% following other religions.