Alandur Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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

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.

It is difficult predict the outcome of the polls for which All class people and small scale industrial labourers are the related voters will decide the verdict.

Alandur Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
Anbarasan, T.M. DMK Won
Ramachandran, S. AIADMK 62126
Dr. Sathyanarayanan, S. BJP 12806
Chandran, U. DMDK 12291
Srinivasan, R. PMK 7194
Dhanachezhian, R. Naam Tamilar Katchi 3927
Vinoth Kumar, R. IND 506
Loganathan Vembu, V IND 347
Balasubramanian V.R. KMDK 159
Serma Selvaraj, R. Desiya Makkal Sakthi Katchi 150
Ramachandran, M. IND 127
Ramachandran, V. IND 109
Ramachandran, S. IND 69
Ganesan K BJP -
P balaram AIADMK -

Electoral History and Background

S. Ramachandran of DMDK party won the constituency in the assembly elections of the year 2011. DMK party has won in the previous assembly election of 2006 and three other times. The ADK party has won three assembly elections in this constituency. ADMK party has only won this constituency once in the assembly elections of 2001.

The constituency of Alandur comes under the jurisdiction of Kancheepuram district. The economy here does not depend totally on agriculture and has developed industrial area.