Vanur Assembly Election 2016

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Vanur legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BSP and BJP.

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.

Vanur Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
CHAKRAPANI M AIADMK Won
64167
MYDILI R DMK 53944
SANKAR P PMK 27240
RAVIKUMAR D VCK 23873
THIRUSELVAKUMAR D BJP 1716
None of the Above None of the Above 1430
LATCHOUMY M NTK 797
KANNABIRAN V BSP 595
SELVAKUMARI E IND 451
ELAMURUGAN V IND 215

Electoral History and Background

Vanur assembly constituency is a Scheduled Caste reserved constituency. Vanur is a revenue block in the Viluppuram district. The headquarters of the taluk is the town of Vanur. In 2011 assembly election I. Janakiraman of AIADMK got 88834 votes while S. Pushparaj of DMK was second as he got 63696 votes.

According to the 2011 census, the taluk of Vanur had a population of 196,282 with 98,852 males and 97,430 females. There were 986 women for every 1000 men. The taluk had a literacy rate of 68.73.

Vanur Assembly Election Videos 2016