Virugambakkam Assembly Election 2016

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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.

Virugambakkam Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
V.N.VIRUGAI RAVI AIADMK Won
65979
K THANASEKARAN DMK 63646
TAMILIASI SOUNDRARAJAN.DR BJP 19167
B.PARTHASARATHY DMDK 9730
C.H. JAYARAO PMK 3945
NOTA NOTA 3897
G.RAJENDRAN IND 2926
A.SEENEVASAN KMDK 296
DILIP MATHEW JOHN YSP 283
B.SENTHIL KUMAR IND 265
N.RAVI IND 218
B.JAYABAL IND 176
N.NANDHA GOPAL IND 155
D.DHANASEKAR IND 126
S.R.DINESH KUMAR IND 111
S.SELVANATHAN IND 102
K.RAVI IND 91
M.S.S.SUDHIR THEJA IND 87
P. ESSAKIMUTHU IND 58
S.KUMAR IND 58
T.S.RAJENDRAN NTK 55

Electoral History and Background

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.

Virugambakkam Assembly Election Videos 2016