Villupuram Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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

In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate S. Rajendran a good lead of around 193367 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.

It is difficult predict the outcome of the polls for which primarily Business People, Small Scale Industry Workers and agricultural related voters will decide the verdict.

Villupuram Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
SHANMUGAM C VE AIADMK Won
69421
AMEER ABBAS S M IUML 47130
PALANIVEL P PMK 36456
VENGATESAN L DMDK 24907
JAYAKUMAR RAMA BJP 2188
NOTA NOTA 1701
SUBRAMANI K NTK 1231
MUGAMADHU ALI JINNA M IND 841
VENKATESAN A IND 801
PALANIVEL P IND 578
DINESH G IND 461
KALIAMOORTHY G KARUNCHIRUTHAI BSP 456
SHANMUGAM V C IND 370
SHANMUGAM P IND 357
SULTHAN MOIDEEN D IND 294
JEYACHANDRAN J GMI 265
MURUGAN K IND 230
ANANDHBABU A IND 215
MEENAKSHI V IND 182
RAMAKRISHNAN R SP 180
VENKATESH KUMAR K IND 165
VICTOR A S IND 161
SHANMUGAM K IND 140
INIYADHAYALAN G IND 122
SHANMUGAM A IND 112

Electoral History and Background

In 2011 assembly elections Shanmugam.C.V of AIADMK party won the constituency. The DMK party has won this constituency seven times in the previous assembly elections. The ADK party has won this constituency three times in the previous assembly elections.

Villupuram is a Lok Sabha constituency. During 2008 delimitation it was converted to a reserved constituency. Auroville is an experimental township in this constituency.

Villupuram Assembly Election Videos 2016