Manapparai legislative assembly election 2016 seat will witness a straight fight between DMK & AIADMK. Other parties that may influence the voters are BJP, IJK and INC.
In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate P. Kumar a good lead of around 150476 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 related voters will decide the verdict.
|Name of the Candidate||Party Name||Results|
|MOHAMED NIZAM M A||IUML||73122|
|KRISHNA GOPAL P||DMDK||26316|
|SENTHIL DEEPAK C||BJP||4154|
|MOHAIDEEN BASHA J||IND||2392|
|ARUNAGIRI M||Naam Tamilar Katchi||1849|
|LEEMA SIVAKUMAR A||PMK||826|
|PANDIAN V||Ezhuchi Tamilargal Munnetra Kazhaga||464|
|PUSPA HENRY RAJ S||PPI||308|
|PERUMAL R||Anaithu Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam||193|
In the 2011 assembly elections R Chandra Sekar of AIADMK party won this constituency with 81020 votes. The IND party lost the elections under K Ponnusamy with 52721 votes.
Manapparai is a town and a municipality in the Tiruchirappalli district. It is popular for its murukku and the cattle market. The principal occupation of this constituency is agriculture.