Tekkali (Assembly constituency)

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Tekkali
Constituency
for the Vidhan Sabha
DistrictSrikakulam
StateAndhra Pradesh
Electorate222,222
Current constituency
PartyTelugu Desam Party
MLAAtchannaidu Kinjarapu
ReservationGeneral

Tekkali Assembly constituency is a constituency in Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh.[1] It is one of the seven assembly segments of Srikakulam (Lok Sabha constituency), along with Ichchapuram, Palasa, Pathapatnam, Srikakulam, Amadalavalasa and Narasannapeta.[2] As of 25 March 2019, there a total of 222,222 electors in the constituency.[3] In 2019 state assembly election, Atchannaidu Kinjarapu was elected as an MLA of the constituency, representing the Telugu Desam Party.[4]

Mandals[edit]

The four mandals that forms the assembly constituency are:[2]

S.No Mandal Name
1 Nandigam
2 Tekkali
3 Santhabommali
4 Kotabommali

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election results[edit]

Assembly elections 2004[edit]

2004 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election: Tekkali
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC A D Hanumanthu 49,480 47.70
Telugu Desam L L Naidu 32,209 31.05
Independent Dr Ravathipathi Korla 455 19.13
Majority 17,271 16.65
Turnout 103,739 73.14 +8.63
INC gain from Telugu Desam Swing

Assembly elections 2009[edit]

2009 Andhra Pradesh state assembly elections: Tekkali
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Dr. Ravathipathi Korla 47,513 34.82
Telugu Desam Atchannaidu Kinjarapu 45,620 33.43
Praja Rajyam Duvvada Srinivas 36,552 26.79
Majority 1,893 1.39
Turnout 136,450 76.04
INC hold Swing

Assembly elections 2014[edit]

2014 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election: Tekkali
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Telugu Desam Atchannaidu Kinjarapu 81,167 50.60
YSR Congress Duvvada Srinivas 72,780 45.38
Majority 8,387 5.22
Turnout 160,394 78.42 +2.38
Telugu Desam gain from INC Swing

Assembly elections 2019[edit]

2019 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election: Tekkali
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Telugu Desam Atchannaidu Kinjarapu 87658 49.64
YSR Congress Perada Tilak 79113 44.8
Jana Sena Kanithi Kiran Kumar 2806 1.59
BJP Hanumanthu Uday Bhaskar 929 0.53
INC Chintada Dileep Kumar 1743 0.99
Majority 8545
Turnout
Telugu Desam hold Swing

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Electors Summary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. 25 May 2019. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. 17 December 2018. pp. 16, 30. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 October 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Electors Summary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. 25 May 2019. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  4. ^ "Assembly Election 2019". Election Commission of India. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  5. ^ "The Andhra Pradesh Gazette, Part-V Extraordinary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. Hyderabad. 20 May 2014. p. 9. Retrieved 13 June 2019.