Thiruverumbur Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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

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 temple workers and agricultural labours are the related voters will decide the verdict.

Thiruverumbur Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
Karunanidhi .M DMK Won
Pannerselvam .R AIADMK 53107
Masilamani .P.S CPI 13158
None of the Above None of the Above 2177
Sivakumar .R PMK 1787
Chandrasekar .Thendral Naam Tamilar Katchi 1427
Rengadass .N BJP 1254
Padmanaban .M BSP 591
Meenachi Sundaram .V IND 481
Saravanan .S IND 349
Ganasan .S TMMK 281
Rajendran .S IND 200
Pannerselvam .Anr IND 198
Devakumar .D IND 148
Subash Babu .M AUK 92
Selvaraj .T IND 72

Electoral History and Background

In the 2011 assembly elections, S.Senthilkumar of DMDK party won this constituency with 71356. DMK party has won for times in the assembly election contested in this constituency. It won the first assembly elections in 1967. In the last elections of 2006 the DMK party was the winner. The ADK party won thrice in this constituency.

This constituency is located in the Tiruchirapalli district. Agriculture is the principal occupation in this place.