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]

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
Bennet Abraham CPI 55 Doctor of Medicine (MD) 2,66,99,353 Nil 1 Nil
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.

General Election 2014[edit]

Indian general election, 2014 : Thiruvananthapuram[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Shashi Tharoor 2,97,806 34.10 -8.85
BJP O. Rajagopal 2,82,336 32.32 +235.74
CPI Bennet Abraham 2,48,941 28.50 +9.80
AAP Ajit Joy 14,113 1.62 ---
SDPI Kunnil Shajahan 4818
BSP J Sudhakaran 3260
NOTA None of the above 3,344 0.38 ---
Margin of victory 15,470 1.77 -11.78
Turnout 873,439 68.69 +2.95
INC hold Swing -8.85%

General Election 2009[edit]

Indian general election, 2009: Trivandrum [3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Shashi Tharoor 326,725 44.29 +3.35
CPI P. Ramachandran Nair 226,727 30.74 -41.91
BSP Neelalohithadasan Nadar 86,223 11.69
BJP P. K. Krishna Das 84,094 11.40
NCP M.P Gangadharan 2,971 0.40
Margin of victory 99,998 13.55 +34.77
Turnout 737,917 65.74 -2.81
INC gain from CPI Swing 45.26%

Bye-Election 2005[edit]

Bye-Election, 2005: Trivandrum [4]
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
CPI hold Swing +36.45%

General Election 2004[edit]

Indian general election, 2004: Trivandrum [5]
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
LDF gain from UDF Swing 24.18%

General Election 1999[edit]

Indian general election, 1999: Trivandrum [6]
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
UDF hold Swing -14.53%

General Election 1998[edit]

Indian general election, 1998: Trivandrum [7]
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
UDF gain from LDF Swing

General Election 1996[edit]

Indian general election, 1996: Trivandrum [8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
CPI K.V. Surendranath 312,622 44.38
INC A. Charles 291,820 41.43
BJP K. Raman Pillai 74,904 10.63
Margin of victory 20,802 2.95
Turnout 721,087 64.56
LDF gain from UDF Swing

General Election 1991[edit]

Indian general election, 1991: Trivandrum [9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC A. Charles 334,272 46.99
CPI E. J. Vijayamma 290,602 40.85
BJP O. Rajagopal 80,566 11.33
Margin of victory 43,670 6.14
Turnout 721,412 68.89
UDF hold Swing

General Election 1989[edit]

Indian general election, 1989: Trivandrum [10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC A. Charles 367,825 49.02
CPI O. N. V. Kurup 316,912 42.23
BJP P. Asok Kumar 56,046 7.47
Margin of victory 50,913 6.79
Turnout 754,853 73.78
UDF hold Swing

General Election 1980[edit]

Indian general election, 1980: Trivandrum [11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Neelalohithadasan Nadar 273,818 60.90
CPI M. N. Govindan Nair 166,761 37.09
Margin of victory 107,057 23.81
Turnout 453,458 63.44
UDF gain from LDF Swing

General Election 1977[edit]

Indian general election, 1977: Trivandrum [12]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
CPI M. N. Govindan Nair 2,44,277 56.32
BLD P. Vishwambharan 174,455 40.22
Margin of victory 69,822 16.1
Turnout 448,586 72.14

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. ^ http://trend.kerala.gov.in/
  3. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results 2009 (Lok Sabha polls 2009)- Kerala". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2013-10-20. 
  4. ^ Bye Election -HPC. "Chief Electoral Officer, Kerala". Ceo.kerala.gov.in. Retrieved 2013-10-20. 
  5. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 2004". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2013-10-20. 
  6. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 1999". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2013-10-20. 
  7. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 1998". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2013-10-20. 
  8. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 1996". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2014-07-09. 
  9. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 1991". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2014-07-09. 
  10. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 1989". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2014-07-10. 
  11. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 1980". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2014-07-16. 
  12. ^ "Indian Parliament Election Results- Kerala 1977". Keralaassembly.org. Retrieved 2014-07-16. 

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