Sholinganallur Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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

In the last parliamentary elections in 2014, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK candidate J. Jayavardhan a good lead of around 136625 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 Industrial Labourers and IT employees are the related voters will decide the verdict.

Sholinganallur Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
Aravind Ramesh S DMK Won
Sundaram N AIADMK 126451
Ramkumar.K PMK 15595
Paneer Doss R VCK 15129
Ujagar Singh BJP 14915
Rajan.S Naam Tamilar Katchi 10842
None of the Above NOTA 7332
Arun Kumar S The Future India Party 803
Peramaiyan.G BSP 645
Sundaram M IND 247
Sankar.J IND 226
Ramesh.J IND 206
Manidasan.S Valamaana Tamizhagam Katchi 178
Kalanithi.D IND 166
Kumar Ponusamy.M IND 154
Srinivasan.G IND 144

Electoral History and Background

In the 2011 assembly elections K.P. Kandan of AIADMK party won the constituency with 145385 votes. S.S. Balaji of VCK party was the closest lagging behind with 78413 votes.

This constituency of Shozhinganallur falls under the district of Kanchipuram. In terms of voters this constituency is the biggest in the state. This place has many IT industries and other industries. It is situated on the Old Mahabalipuram Road.