Tittakudi Assembly Election 2016

Current Trend

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

In the last assembly elections in 2011, this assembly segment had given the AIADMK a good lead. However, the situation in 2016 assembly election is completely different from the last assembly election.

The DMK, banking on the anti-incumbency factor of the ruling AIADMK 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 different categories of people will decide the verdict.

Tittakudi Assembly Election Candidates List and Results

Name of the Candidate Party Name Results
Ganesan V DMK Won
Ayyasamy P AIADMK 62927
Sasi Kumar S DMDK 14657
Archunan E PMK 11438
None of the Above None of the Above 1957
Vedhamanikkam A IND 1015
Umaithurai T Naam Tamilar Katchi 760
Kolanji K BSP 619
Lokithasan K IND 300
Kalaiyarasan J IJK 281
Periyasamy S IND 267
Lakshmanan A IND 240
Krishnakumari A IND 195
Perinbam D IND 176
Subramanian P IND 112
Kolanchinathan V IND 93

Electoral History and Background

Tittakudi assembly constituency is reserved for the member of Schedule Caste. It is newly formed after constituency delimitations 2008. It is included in the Cuddalore parliamentary constituency.

In 2011 K.Tamil Azhagan of DMDK won the seat with 61897 votes. M. Sinthanaiselvan of VCK came second polling 49255 votes.

Titakudi is a taluk of Cuddalore district. The headquarters of the taluk is the town of Tittakudi. According to the 2011 census, Tittakudi had a population of 262,289 with 132,390 males and 129,899 females. There were 981 women for every 1000 men. The taluk had a literacy rate of 63.41.