Andipatti (State Assembly Constituency)

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Andipatti is a constituency in the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly, that includes the city, Andipatti. It is part of the Periyakulam (Lok Sabha constituency).

Madras State[edit]

Assembly Year Winner Party
Third 1962 A. Krishnaveni INC
Fourth 1967 S. Paramasivam SWA

Tamil Nadu[edit]

Assembly Duration Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
Fifth 1971-77 N. V. Gurusamy Naidu Swatantra Party
Sixth 1977-80 K. Kandasamy All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
Seventh 1980-84 S. S. Rajendran All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
Eighth 1984-89 M. G. Ramachandran All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
Ninth 1989-91 P. Aasiyan Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
Tenth 1991-96 K. Thavasi All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
Eleventh 1996-01 P. Aasiyan Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
Twelfth 2001-02 Thanga Tamil Selvan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
Twelfth 2002-06 J. Jayalalitha All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
Thirteenth 2006-2011 J. Jayalalitha All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
Fourteenth 2011-Incumbent Thanga Tamil Selvan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

2001 Election results[edit]

Tamil Nadu state assembly election, 2001: Andipatti
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AIADMK Thanga Tamil Selvan 60,817 53.78%
DMK P. Aasiyan 35,808 31.67%
MDMK T.R.M Varatharajan 13,783 12.19% n/a
Turnout 113,150 59.10% n/a
AIADMK gain from DMK Swing

2002 By-Election results[edit]

Tamil Nadu assembly by-election, 2002: Andipatti
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AIADMK J. Jayalalithaa 78,437 58.22% +4.44%
DMK Vaigai Sekar 37,236 27.64% -4.03%
MDMK Jayachandran 8,421 6.25% -5.94%
Turnout 134,734 n/a n/a
AIADMK hold Swing

2006 Election results[edit]

Tamil Nadu state assembly election, 2006: Andipatti
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AIADMK J. Jayalalithaa 73,927 55.04% 3.18
DMK Seeman 48,741 36.29%
Independent V.S. Chandran* 6,795 5.06% n/a
Turnout 134,304 n/a n/a
AIADMK hold Swing n/a
  • V.S. Chandran belonged to DMDK, led by actor turned politician Vijaykanth.

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