Thuraiyur legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BSP and BSP.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate P. Kumar a good lead of around 150476 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.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|None of the Above||None of the Above||2441|
|Sathya .S||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1532|
|Santha Selvi .S||BSP||658|
|Karupaiyan .C||Gandhiya Makkal Iyakkam||235|
In the 2011 assembly elections, Indraganthi T of the AIADMK party won the seat from this constituency defeating Parimala Devi S of the DMK party with 75228 votes.
Thuraiyur is a taluk in the Tiruchirapalli district. It is difficult predict the outcome of the polls for which primarily agricultural related voters that will decide the verdict.