Tiruvannamalai (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Tiruvannamalai constituency, post-2008 delimitation
Existence2009-present
Current MPC. Annadurai
PartyDMK
Elected Year2019 Election
StateTamil Nadu
Total Electors1,052,587[1]
Assembly Constituencies49. Jolarpet
50. Tiruppattur
62. Chengam (SC)
63. Tiruvannamalai
64. Kilpennathur
65. Kalasapakkam

Tiruvannamalai is a Lok Sabha constituency in Tamil Nadu. It was created during 2008 assembly delimitation from former Tiruppattur constituency.

Assembly segments[edit]

  1. Jolarpet
  2. Tiruppattur
  3. Chengam (SC)
  4. Tiruvannamalai
  5. Kilpennathur
  6. Kalasapakkam[2]

Members of Parliament[edit]

Year Winning Candidate Party
2009 D. Venugopal Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2014 R. Vanaroja Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2019 C. Annadurai[3] Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

Election Results[edit]

2019[edit]

General Election, 2019: Tiruvannamalai
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DMK Annadurai C N 6,66,272 57.85
AIADMK S. S. Krishnamoorthy 3,62,085 31.44
AMMK Gnanasekar 38,639 3.35
NTK R. Ramesh Babu 27,503 2.39
MNM R. Arul 14,654 1.27
BSP B. Babu 4,124 0.36
Independent A. Krishnamoorthy 4,175 0.36
NOTA None of the Above 12,317 1.07
Majority 3,04,187
Turnout 11,51,729 78.15
DMK gain from AIADMK Swing

2014[edit]

General Election, 2014: Tiruvannamalai
Party Candidate Votes % ±
AIADMK R. Vanaroja 5,00,751 46.91
DMK Annadurai C N 3,32,145 31.12
PMK Ediroli Manian 1,57,954 14.80
Majority 1,68,606 15.80
Turnout 10,68,556 78.98
AIADMK gain from DMK Swing

2009[edit]

General Election, 2009: Tiruvannamalai
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DMK D. Venugopal 4,36,866 51.97
PMK Guru (A) Gurunathan 2,88,566 34.33
DMDK Manikandan 56,960 51.97
Majority 1,48,300 17.64
Turnout 8,40,545 79.89
DMK win (new seat)

References[edit]

  1. ^ GE 2009 Statistical Report: Constituency Wise Detailed Result
  2. ^ "Assembly seats increase to 13 in Vellore district". The Hindu. 3 February 2009.
  3. ^ "General elections to the 17th Lok Sabha, 2019 - List of members elected" (PDF). New Delhi: Election Commission of India. 25 May 2019. p. 26. Retrieved 2 June 2019.

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