Perambur Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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

In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate T. G. Venkatesh Babu a good lead of around 99704 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 railway employees and middle class people are related voters will decide the verdict.

Perambur Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
P VETRIVEL AIADMK 79974
N R DHANAPALAN DMK 79455
A SOUNDARA RAJAN CPI-M 10281
PRAKASH R BJP 4582
M.VENKATESH PERUMAL PMK 3685
S VETRI THAMIZHAN Naam Tamilar Katchi 3236
None of the Above NOTA 3167
N RAJ BSP 363
J PRAVEEN KUMAR IND 319
R SARAVANA PERUMAL IND 304
P SARAVANAN IND 249
D SUNDARA RAMAN IND 248
S VENGADESAN Shivsena 230
L SUSITHRA IND 215
G KOTHANDAN IND 212
R KARTHIKEYAN IND 163
G.R.MOHAMMED YOUSUFF IND 161
S MOHAN IND 158
N VIJI IND 158
A SIVARAJALINGAM IND 121
P RAJA IND 118
A MANIVANNAN IND 115
M MAHENDRAN Makkalatchi Katchi 100
K. KAMARAJ IND 100
V SUBRAMANI IND 83
S JAYARAJ IND 80
B KUMARAN IND 75
K.MALLIKA All India Women United Party 72
S PARTHIBAN IND 64
S NARENDRA KUMAR IND 55
K VASANTHA KUMARI Lok Jan Shakti Party 54
R MANIKANDAN IND 51
P NARAYANASAMI IND 46

Electoral History and Background

There has been a clean sweep in the last three elections by the CPI. The candidates were Soundarajan A, Mahendran K and again Mahendran K. DMK has won from 1967 onwards to 1989. In 1996 the DMK won the constituency again.

Perambur is the legislative assembly includes Perambur city. This assembly constituency was a part of Chennai North in the Lok Sabha constituency. This seat is reserved for SC candidates.