Chennai Central (Lok Sabha constituency)
Chennai Central constituency, post-2008 delimitation
|Elected Year||2014 Election|
|Most Successful Party||DMK (7 times)|
|Assembly Constituencies||14. Villivakkam|
16. Egmore (SC)
20. Thousand Lights
21. Anna Nagar
The Lok Sabha constituency Chennai Central is one of three constituencies in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Formerly it was known as Madras Central.It is also one of the smallest constituencies in India. The Voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) system with EVMs was used for the first time in this Lok Sabha constituency in 2014 elections.
Chennai Central Lok Sabha constituency is composed of the following assembly segments:
Members of the Parliament
|1977||P. Ramachandran||NCO||K. Raja Mohammad||ADMK|
|1980||A. Kalanidhi||DMK||P. Ramachandran||JNP|
|1984||A. Kalanidhi||DMK||E. Paul Ernest||GKC|
|1989||Era. Anbarasu||INC||A. Kalanidhi||DMK|
|1991||Era Anbarasu||INC||N. V. N. Somu||DMK|
|1996||Murasoli Maran||DMK||G. K. J. Bharathi||INC|
|1998||Murasoli Maran||DMK||D. Jayakumar||AIADMK|
|1999||Murasoli Maran||DMK||M. Abdul Latheef||AIADMK|
|2004||Dayanidhi Maran||DMK||N. Balaganga||AIADMK|
|2009||Dayanidhi Maran||DMK||S. M. K. Mogamed Ali Jinnah||AIADMK|
|2014||S. R. Vijayakumar||AIADMK||Dayanidhi Maran||DMK|
|SDPI||K K S M Dhehlan Baqavi|
|NOTA||None of the Above|
|TBA gain from TBA||Swing|
|AIADMK||S. R. Vijayakumar||3,33,296||40.88|
|DMDK||J. Constandine Ravindran||1,14,798||14.08|
|INC||C. D. Meyyappan||25,981||3.19|
|NOTA||None of the Above||21,959||2.69|
|AIADMK gain from DMK||Swing|
|AIADMK||S. M. K. Mogamed Ali Jinnah||2,52,329||41.34|
|DMDK||V. V. Ramakrishnan||38,959||6.38|
|BSP||S. Hyder Ali||13,160||2.16|
|Shiv Sena||Ramchand Raaj||613||0.10|
|UPA gain from NDA||Swing|
|AIADMK||M. Abdul Latheef||227,616||36.84|
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