Kallakurichi (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Kallakurichi (Lok Sabha constituency)
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Kallakurichi constituency, post-2008 delimitation
Existence 2009-present
Current MP K. Kamaraj
Party ADMK
Elected Year 2014 Election
State Tamil Nadu
Total Electors 1,106,352[1]
Assembly Constituencies 78. Rishivandiyam
79. Sankarapuram
80. Kallakurichi (SC)
81. Gangavalli (SC)
82. Attur (SC)
83. Yercaud (ST)

Kallakurichi Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 39 Lok Sabha constituencies in Tamil Nadu state in southern India. This constituency came into existence following the implementation of delimitation of parliamentary constituencies in 2008.

Assembly segments[edit]

Kallakurichi Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following six Legislative Assembly segments:[2]

  1. Rishivandiyam
  2. Sankarapuram
  3. Kallakurichi
  4. Gangavalli
  5. Attur
  6. Yercaud

Three of its Legislative Assembly segments: Rishivandiyam, Sankarapuram and Kallakurichi are in Villupuram district. The other three Legislative Assembly segments: Gangavalli, Attur and Yercaud are in Salem district.[2]

Members of Parliament[edit]

Lok Sabha Duration Member Political Party
15th 2009-14 Adhi Sankar Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
16th 2014-Incumbent K. Kamaraj Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

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