Kadayanallur Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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

In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate K. R. P. Prabakaran a good lead of around 126099 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 agricultural labourers and farm related voters will decide the verdict.

Kadayanallur Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
Muhammed Abubacker.K.A.M IUML Won
Sheik Dawood AIADMK 69569
Muthuramalingam Naam Tamilar Katchi -
Santhana Mariappan TMMK -
Mariappan DMDK -
Thirumalaikumarasamy PMK -
S.Zahir Abbas IND -
Mohamed Abdul Rahman.P IND -
Poobathy Rajapandiyan.R IND -
Karuppasamy.P IND -
Kaboor,M IND -
Abdulla.K.M IND -
Kathirvelu BJP -
Raja Maravan.S AIFB -
Jabar Ali Usmaani.J SDPI -

Electoral History and Background

In the 2011 assembly elections P Chendur Pandian of the AIADMK party was victorious. In the previous assembly elections of 2006 the Indian National Congress was victorious. DMK party has three times won this constituency. The ADK party has also won three times in this constituency. The IND party has also won two times in this constituency.

The constituency of Kadayanallur comes under Tirunelveli district. It has a total of 2, 63,128 voters of which the men voters are 1,31,786 and women voters are 1,31,337.