Avadi Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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

In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate P. Venugopal a good lead of around 323430 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 employees of industries and middle class people are the related voters will decide the verdict.

Avadi Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
Nasar S M DMK Won
Pandia Rajan K AIADMK 104432
Anthridoss R MDMK 22848
Anandakrishnan N PMK 12428
Loganathan J BJP 7232
Nallathambi S Naam Tamilar Katchi 4301
Charles S BSP 1477
Nazar S M A IND 452
Dinesh Kumar P IND 402
Pandiarajan G IND 386
Dharani K IND 193
Selvanayagam D IND 188
Antharaiyan IND 173
Durga Prasad G IND 148
Ponnusamy R Vijaya Bharatha Makkal (People) Par 138
Karthikeyan V P IND 136
Janova J IND 115
Kaliammal Rajendran IND 110
Sathya D IND 103
Ramachandran J IND 89
Rowoth Pasari SAP 86

Electoral History and Background

Abdul Rahim.S of AIADMK party won this constituency in the assembly elections of the year 2011 getting 110102 votes. The INC party was the closest party on its tail with 66864 votes.

The constituency of Avadi is located in the district of Thiruvallur. It is a suburban city of Chennai. The name of the constituency actually means a place filled with lot of cows. India’s heavy vehicle plant was first established in the 1960 here. Since then there has been lot of development in the military establishment here.