Tiruchirappalli (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Tiruchirappalli (Lok Sabha constituency)
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Tiruchirappalli constituency, post-2008 delimitation
Existence 1952-present
Current MP P. Kumar
Party AIADMK
Elected Year 2014 Election
State Tamil Nadu
Total Electors 1,067,193[1]
Most Successful Party Indian National Congress (4 times)
Assembly Constituencies 139. Srirangam
140. Tiruchirappalli (West)
141. Tiruchirappalli (East)
142. Thiruverumbur
178. Gandarvakottai
180. Pudukkottai

Tiruchirappalli is a Lok Sabha (Parliament of India) constituency in Tamil Nadu.

Assembly segments[edit]

The Tiruchirappalli Lok Sabha constituency is composed of the following assembly segments:[2]

  1. Tiruchirappalli (West)
  2. Tiruchirappalli (East)
  3. Srirangam
  4. Tiruverumbur
  5. Pudukkottai
  6. Gandarvakottai

Members of Parliament[edit]

Year Winning Candidate Party
1951 E. Mathuram Independent
1957 M.K.M. Abdul Salam Indian National Congress
1962 K. Ananda Nambiar Communist Party of India
1967 K. Ananda Nambiar Communist Party of India (Marxist)
1971 M. Kalyanasundaram Communist Party of India
1977 M. Kalyanasundaram Communist Party of India
1980 N. Selvaraj Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1984 L. Adaikalaraj Indian National Congress
1989 L. Adaikalaraj Indian National Congress
1991 L. Adaikalaraj Indian National Congress
1996 L. Adaikalaraj Tamil Maanila Congress (Moopanar)
1998 Rangarajan Kumaramangalam Bharatiya Janata Party
1999 Rangarajan Kumaramangalam Bharatiya Janata Party
2001 Dalit Ezhilmalai All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2004 L. Ganesan Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2009 P. Kumar All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2014 P. Kumar All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

Election results[edit]

General Election, 2004: Tiruchirappalli
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
MDMK L. Ganesan 450,907 63.59 n/a
AIADMK Paranjothi. M 234,182 33.02 n/a
Independent Ravi. P 7,831 1.10 n/a
Majority 216,725 30.56 +17.87
Turnout 709,134 59.48 +3.08
MDMK gain from AIADMK Swing +63.59

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