Velachery Assembly Election 2016

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

In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate J. Jayavardhan a good lead of around 136625 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.

Velachery Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
VAGAI CHANDERASEKAR DMK Won
70139
C MUNUSAMY AIADMK 61267
P SRITHARAN BJP 14472
V N RAJAN DMDK 9654
VINOBA BHOOPATHY PMK 6809
None of the Above None of the Above 4225
N CHANDRASEKARAN NTK 4011
RAJA KRISHNAMOORTHY @ KITTY IND 2477
SUDARSAN RAJAN IND 507
S SUNDARAJAN IND 274
SELVAKUMAR GPP 235
P RAVIKUMAR IND 225
C SUNDARAM IND 217
R UMASHANKAR IND 161
R JEYASEELAN IND 147
A CHANDERAN MMK 94
S JEYARAJ IND 90
K ESWARAN IND 84

It is difficult predict the outcome of the polls for which primarily Industrial workers and IT Companies employees are the related voters will decide the verdict.

In the 2011 assembly elections M.K.Ashok won the constituency of the political party AIADMK. All parties were defeated; the party closest on the trail was PMK.

Velachery is a residential area in south Chennai. As many as 17.23 lakh men, 17.25 lakh women are on the electoral roll. There are many companies established in this constituency.

Velachery Assembly Election Videos 2016