Tiruvannamalai legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BSP, BJP and IJK.
In the last assembly elections in 2011, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK a good lead. 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||1803|
|Kamalakkannan,J||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1686|
|Rajaram,G||Gokula Makkal Katchi||155|
|Jayakanthan,K||Gandhiya Makkal Iyakkam||127|
Tiruvannamalai assembly constituency is a town in the administered by a special grade municipality with administrative headquarters of Tiruvannamalai District. Tiruvannamalai is a Lok Sabha constituency that was created during 2008 assembly delimitation from former Tirupattur constituency.
In 2011 assembly election E .V. Velu of DMK got elected with 84802 votes. S. Ramachandran of AIADMK got 79676 votes and came second.