Virugambakkam legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP, BSP and PBM.
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|
|DILIP MATHEW JOHN||YSP||283|
Virugambakkam legislative assembly constituency was created in 2009. It is a residential neighbourhood of Chennai that was first included within the Chennai city limits in 1977. In 2011 B. Parthasarathy of DMDK won the seat polling 71524 votes. He defeated Thanasekaran of DMK who got 57430 votes.