Ponneri (state assembly constituency)

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Ponneri is a state assembly constituency in Tiruvallur district of Tamil Nadu, India.[1] The seat is reserved for candidates from the Scheduled Castes. It comprises a portion of Ponneri taluk and is a part of Thiruvallur constituency for national elections to the Parliament of India.[2] Elections and winners in the constituency are listed below.

Madras State[edit]

Year Winner Party
1952 O. Chengam Pillai and Gajapathi Reddiar KMPP
1957 V. Govindasami Naidu and T. P. Elumalai Indian National Congress
1962 T. P. Elumalai Indian National Congress
1967 P. Nagalingam Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

Tamil Nadu[edit]

Year Winner Party
1971 P. Nagalingam Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1977 S. M. Dorairaj Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1980 R. Chakrapani Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1984 K. P. K. Sekar Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1989 K. Sundaram Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1991 E. Ravikumar Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1996 K. Sundaram Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2001 A. S. Kannan Communist Party of India
2006 P. Balaraman Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2011 Pon. Raja Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2016 P. Balaraman[3] Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam


  1. ^ "Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Constituency Map". Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Tamil Nadu - Final Notification & Order" (PDF). Delimitation Commission of India. National Informatics Centre. Retrieved 25 January 2017.
  3. ^ "2016 Tamil Nadu General Election: Constituency Data Summary" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 2. Retrieved 27 May 2016.

Coordinates: 13°19′N 80°12′E / 13.32°N 80.2°E / 13.32; 80.2