Kallakurichi (State Assembly Constituency)

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Kallakurichi is a state assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu. Located in Viluppuram district, it consists of a portion of Kallakkurichi taluk. It falls under Kallakurichi (Lok Sabha constituency).[1] It was in existence from 1951 to1971 state elections. It was converted into Chinna Salem constituency (Chinnasalem - A rice mill hub of Tamil Nadu) in 1977 election. It came into existence again for 2011 election following the reorganisation of constituencies in 2009.[2]

Madras State[edit]

Year Winner Party
1952 Elaya Pillai and
M. Anandan
Independent and
Indian National Congress
1957 M. Anandan and
Nataraja Odayar
1962 T. Chinnasamy Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1967 D. K. Naidu ji Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

Tamil Nadu[edit]

Year Winner Party
1971 D. Kesavalu Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

Kallakurichi (SC) constituency is newly formed after constituency delimitations 2009.[3] It is included in the Kallakurichi Lok Sabha constituency.

Year Winner Party
2011 K. Alaguvelu Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2016 A. Prabhu Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam


  1. ^ "Tamil Nadu - Final Notification & Order" (PDF). Delimitation Commission of India. National Informatics Centre. Retrieved 26 January 2017. 
  2. ^ "தொகுதி - ஓர் அறிமுகம்! - கள்ளக்குறிச்சி (தனி)". Dina Mani. 9 March 2011. Retrieved 9 March 2011. 
  3. ^ "New Constituencies, Post-Delimitation 2008" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Tamil Nadu. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-05-15.