Villivakkam legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BSP, BJP and MMK.
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|
|B.MOHAMED IQBAL BASHA||IND||111|
Villivakkam is unreserved constituency situated in the state capital Chennai. It comes under Chennai Central Lok Sabha constituency. According to data with the Election Commission of India, Villivakkam has 1,93,221 registered voters comprising 96,518 male and 96,690 female voters.
The AIADMK scored a major victory from this seat in the 2011 assembly elections. The party's winning candidate, J.C.D. Prabhakar, defeated his nearest contender by a safe margin of 10,782 votes. Prabhakar got 68,612 votes. DMK's Anbazhagan K., the runner-up, got 57,830 votes. The voter turnout was 67.71 %. This was an important win for the AIADMK. It had last won this seat in the 1980 assembly elections.