Modakkurichi (State Assembly Constituency)
It Covers Sivagiri, Modakkurichi & some parts of Erode City. It is included in Erode Parliamentary Constituency.
During 1996 Assembly elections, a record 1033 candidates contested the Modakurachi Assembly seat. To check a repeat of this, the Election Commission increased the security deposit amount in the next elections.
Elections and winners in the constituency are listed below.
|1951||R. Kuppuswami and N. Mahalingam||Indian National Congress|
|1967||K. R. Nallasivam||Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam|
- "Statistical reports of assembly elections". Election Commission of India. Retrieved July 8, 2010.