Avanashi legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP and INC.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate V. Sathyabama a good lead of around 179315 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 Power looms, Timber works, Textiles, Garments, Poultry and Engineering industries are the related voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|SUMATHI P||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1514|
|MARIMUTHU K K||PMK||1480|
Karuppasamy.M.A. of the AIADMK party won the constituency in the assembly elections of 2011 getting 103002 votes. AIADMK won in the previous assembly election of 2006. The ADK party has won the constituency in three consecutive elections. The ADMK has won the constituency has only won in a single assembly election of the year 2001. CPI has won the constituency in 1980 assembly election. The Indian National Congress has won in a single assembly election of 1977. The IND party has won in the year 1971. The SWA has won the constituency in a single assembly election of 1967.
This constituency is a town Panchayat in the district of Tiruppur. It is known for power looms, timber works, textiles, garments, poultry and engineering industries like motors and Pump sets etc. This constituency is also agriculture dependent.