Thiruvananthapuram (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Map of Thiruvananthapuram Parliament Constituency

Thiruvananthapuram is a Lok Sabha constituency in Kerala.

Assembly segments[edit]

Trivandrum Lok Sabha constituency is composed of the following legislative assembly segments:[1]

  1. Trivandrum
  2. Kazhakuttom
  3. Vattiyoorkavu
  4. Nemom
  5. Kovalam
  6. Neyyattinkara
  7. Parassala

Members of Parliament[edit]

Travancore-Cochin

Kerala

Indian general election, 2014[edit]

Indian general election, 2014 : Thiruvananthapuram
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AAP Ajit Joy
BJP O. Rajagopal
CPI Bennet Abraham
INC Shashi Tharoor
Margin of victory
Turnout 8,70,650 68.69 +2.95

Candidate Profile[edit]

The below table provides the key information about the candidates from the information declared by them through the affidavits submitted with their nomination.

Candidate Party Age Educational Qualification Declared Assets (INR) [note 1] Number of Criminal Cases
Charges Framed
(2+ yrs Custody)
Cognizance by Court Convicted
(1+ yr Custody)
O Rajagopal BJP 84 BA, BL 12,11,046 Nil Nil Nil
Dr. Bennet Abraham CPI 55 Doctor of Medicine (MD) 2,66,99,353 Nil 1 Nil
Dr. Shashi Tharoor INC 58 Ph.D, D.Lit. Doctoris Honoris Causa 23,04,32,061 Nil Nil Nil
Ajit Joy AAP 45 L.L.M.(Harvard) 2,06,87,390 Nil Nil Nil

Election results[edit]

Percentage change (±%) denotes the change in the number of votes from the immediate previous election.

Indian general election, 2009: Trivandrum [2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Shashi Tharoor 326,725 44.29 +3.35
CPI P. Ramachandran Nair 226,727 30.74 -41.91
BJP P. K. Krishna Das 84,094 11.4 +129.20
Margin of victory 99,998 13.55 +34.77
Turnout 737,917 65.74 -2.81
Bye-Election, 2005: Trivandrum [3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
CPI Pannyan Raveendran 390,324 51.41 +36.45
INC V.S.Sivakumar 316,124 41.64 +36.58
BJP C.K.Padmanabhan 36,690 4.83 -83.91
Margin of victory 74,200 9.77 +35.89
Turnout 759,237 -0.66
Indian general election, 2004: Trivandrum [4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
CPI P. K. Vasudevan Nair 286,057 37.45 +4.44
INC V.S.Sivakumar 231,454 30.30 -19.74
BJP O. Rajagopal 228,052 29.86 +44.14
Margin of victory 54,603 7.14 +276.96
Turnout 764,317 68.7 +0.9
Indian general election, 1999: Trivandrum [5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC V.S.Sivakumar 288,390 38.15 -14.53
CPI Kaniyapuram Ramachandran 273,905 36.23 -14.94
BJP O. Rajagopal 158,221 20.93 +67.78
Margin of victory 14,485 1.91 -5.93
Turnout 757,497 63.18 -1.21


Indian general election, 1998: Trivandrum [6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC K. Karunakaran 337,429 44.35
CPI K.V. Surendranath 322,031 42.33
BJP Kerala Varma Raja 94,303 12.39
Margin of victory 15,398 2.01
Turnout 766,775 65.74

See Also[edit]

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Includes declared assets of self, spouse and dependents

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ "Assembly Constituencies - Corresponding Districts and Parliamentary Constituencies". Kerala. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-21. 
  2. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results 2009 (Lok Sabha polls 2009)- Kerala". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2013-10-20. 
  3. ^ Bye Election -HPC. "Chief Electoral Officer, Kerala". Ceo.kerala.gov.in. Retrieved 2013-10-20. 
  4. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 2004". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2013-10-20. 
  5. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 1999". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2013-10-20. 
  6. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 1998". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2013-10-20. 

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