Tiruvadanai legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP, BSP, JMM and IJK.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate A. Anwhar Raajhaa a good lead of around 119324 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|
|John Pandian .B||TMMK||9597|
|Mohamed Shariff Sate||SDPI||4728|
|Rajiv Gandhi.R||Naam Tamilar Katchi||3739|
|None of the Above||None of the Above||939|
|Anbu Bagurudeen. N||NCP||785|
|Rajaiah Wingate. K||IND||182|
Thangavelan Suba of the DMK party won this constituency in the assembly elections of 2011. The INC party has won this constituency five times. It has won consecutively three times from the year 1984 to 1991. Trinamool Congress has won this constituency two times. The DMK party has won twice in this constituency.
This constituency of Tiruvadanai belongs to the Ramanathapuram district. Agriculture is the dominant occupation of majority of inhabitants. It is difficult predict the outcome of the polls for which primarily agricultural related voters will decide the verdict.