Ambasamudram (State Assembly Constituency)

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Ambasamudram is a constituency in Tamil Nadu legislative assembly, that includes the city, Ambasamudram. It is part of the Tenkasi Lok Sabha constituency. In 2011 election, the constituency had 193,552 total electorate comprising 96,157 males and 97,395 females. It has a large number of Thevar, Scheducled Caste and Nadar voters. Other castes forming a sizeable number of voters are Illathu Pillaimars, Chettiars, Muslims and Mudaliars.[1]

Madras State[edit]

Assembly Year Winner Party
First 1952 P. Chockalingam Independent
Second 1957 G. Gomathisankara Dikshidar INC
Third 1962 G. Gomathisankara Dikshidar INC
Fourth 1967 G. G. S. Dikshidar INC

Tamil Nadu[edit]

Assembly Year Winner Party
Fifth 1971 S. Shanmugamuthu Thevar NCO
Sixth 1977 Easwarmoorthy (Soranam) CPM
Seventh 1980 Easwarmoorthy (Soranam) CPM
Eighth 1984 Balasubramanian ADMK
Ninth 1989 K. Ravi Arunan INC
Tenth 1991 R. Murugaiah Pandian ADMK
Eleventh 1996 R. Avudaiyappan DMK
Twelfth 2001 M. Sakthivel Murugan ADMK
Thirteenth 2006 R. Avudaiyappan DMK
Fourteenth 2011 E. Subaya All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
Fifteenth 2016 R. Murugaiah Pandian ADMK