Tiruchirappalli West (state assembly constituency)

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Refer Tiruchirappalli – II (State Assembly Constituency) for previous elections held in this constituency.

Tiruchirappalli – II (State Assembly Constituency) has been renamed as Tiruchirappalli West after the constituency delimitaions 2008.[1] Tiruchirappalli West will be one of 17 assembly constituencies to have VVPAT facility with EVMs in Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election, 2016.[2][3][4]

Year Winner Party
2011 M. Mariam Pichai All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2011* M. Paranjothi All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2016 K. N. Nehru Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

* By-elections were held due to the death of Pichai


  1. ^ "New Constituencies, Post-Delimitaion 2008" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Tamil Nadu. 
  2. ^ "EC to tighten grip on cash for votes". 
  3. ^ "A system for voter to know to whom he has voted". The Hindu. 6 March 2016. Retrieved 2017-05-06. 
  4. ^ "For the first time in Tamil Nadu, EVMs with paper trail will be used". The Times of India. 6 March 2016. Retrieved 2017-05-06.