K. S. Alagiri
K. S. Alagiri
|State President, INC Tamil Nadu|
|Assumed office |
|Member of the India Parliament|
|Member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly|
|Political party||Indian National Congress|
|Alma mater||Annamalai University, Chidambaram|
K S Alagiri is an Indian politician representing the party Indian National Congress. He is the president of Tamil Nadu Congress party and an ex-member of the Parliament of India from Cuddalore Constituency. 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.
He was born in 1952. He graduated from Annamalai University, Chidambaram and is a native of Cuddalore district in North Tamil Nadu.
- 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]
Lok Sabha Elections
|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%|
|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%|
- Kolappan, B. (3 February 2019). "K.S. Alagiri is new TNCC president". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 7 January 2020.
- "Rahul Gandhi appoints KS Alagiri as new Tamil Nadu Congress president". India Today. Ist. Retrieved 7 January 2020.
- "Statistical Reports of Lok Sabha Elections" (PDF). Election Commission of India. Retrieved 17 September 2011.
- 1991 Tamil Nadu Election Results, Election Commission of India
- 1996 Tamil Nadu Election Results, Election Commission of India