K. S. Alagiri

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K. S. Alagiri
State President, INC Tamil Nadu
Assumed office
Feb 2019
Member of the India Parliament
In office
2009–2014
ConstituencyCuddalore
Member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly
In office
1996–2001
In office
1991–1996
ConstituencyChidambaram
Personal details
Born1952
Political partyIndian National Congress
Alma materAnnamalai University, Chidambaram
OccupationPolitician

K S Alagiri is an Indian politician representing the party Indian National Congress. He is the president of Tamil Nadu Congress party[1][2] and an ex-member of the Parliament of India from Cuddalore Constituency.[3] Previously, he was elected to the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly as an Indian National Congress candidate from Chidambaram constituency in 1991 election, and as a Tamil Maanila Congress candidate in 1996 election.[4][5]

Early life[edit]

He was born in 1952. He graduated from Annamalai University, Chidambaram and is a native of Cuddalore district in North Tamil Nadu.

Positions held[edit]

  • State President - Tamil Nadu Congress Committee [Feb 2019–Present]
  • Former Member of Parliament of India [2009-2014)
  • Former Member of Legislative Assembly of Tamil Nadu.[1991-2001]

Electoral Perfomance[edit]

Lok Sabha Elections[edit]

Year Election Party PC name Result Votes gained Vote share(%)
2009 15th Lok Sabha Indian National Congress Cuddalore Won 3,20,473 42.76%
2014 16th Lok Sabha Indian National Congress Cuddalore 3rd Runner Up 26,650 2.71%

Assembly Elections[edit]

Year Election Party AC name Result Votes gained Vote share(%)
1991 10th Legislative Assembly of Tamil Nadu Indian National Congress Chidambaram Won 48,767 49.54%
1996 11th Legislative Assembly of Tamil Nadu Tamil Maanila Congress Chidambaram Won 52,066 48.02%
  • Election Commission of India Results: , 1991,1996

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kolappan, B. (3 February 2019). "K.S. Alagiri is new TNCC president". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 7 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Rahul Gandhi appoints KS Alagiri as new Tamil Nadu Congress president". India Today. Ist. Retrieved 7 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Statistical Reports of Lok Sabha Elections" (PDF). Election Commission of India. Retrieved 17 September 2011.
  4. ^ 1991 Tamil Nadu Election Results, Election Commission of India
  5. ^ 1996 Tamil Nadu Election Results, Election Commission of India