Madavaram Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

Madavaram 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 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 which primarily Horticultural Labours, Middle Class People, Madavaram milk colony labours and truck terminal workers are the related voters will decide the verdict.

Lalgudi Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
Sudharsanam S DMK Won
Dhakshnamoorthy D AIADMK 106829
Eraviraj G PMK 14245
Kannan A S CPI 9383
Janakiraman R M R BJP 5161
Elumalai R Naam Tamilar Katchi 3697
Giri C BSP 829
Gopi M YSP 573
Janakiraman S CPI(ML)(L) 393
Nandakumar P IND 312
Vinothkumar P The Future India Party 303
Nagaraj S IND 256
Rajasekaran M IND 132
Satheesh S IND 123
Sureshkumar S IND 109

Electoral History and Background

The AIADMK party in the assembly elections of 2011 under the leadership of V Moorthy won the constituency with 115468 votes. The closest runner up was the DMK party with 80703 votes.

This constituency of Madhavaram is located in the district of Thiruvallur in the northern suburb of Chennai. There are many important place of worship located here. The primary occupation of inhabitants is agriculture.