Tiruvarur (state assembly constituency)

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Tiruvarur
state assembly constituency
CountryIndia
StateTamil Nadu
Existence1971-present
ReservationGeneral
Current MLAPoondi.Kalaivanan
PartyDMK
Elected Year2019
Total Electors2,53,030 [1]
Most Successful PartyDMK (7 times)

Tiruvarur is a state assembly constituency in Tiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu.[2] It is a Scheduled Caste reserved constituency. Changed as General Constituency from 2011 general elections. in Elections and Winners from this constituency are listed below.

Madras State[edit]

Year Winner Party
1962 C. M. Ambikapathy Indian National Congress
1967 P.S.Dhanushkodi Communist Party of India (Marxist)

Tamil Nadu[edit]

Year Winner Party
1971 M. Karunanidhi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1977 M. Karunanidhi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1980 M. Sellamuthu Communist Party of India (Marxist)
1984 M. Sellamuthu Communist Party of India (Marxist)
1989 V. Thambusamy Communist Party of India (Marxist)
1991 V. Thambusamy Communist Party of India (Marxist)
1996 A. Asokan Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2001 A. Asokan Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2006 U. Mathivanan Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2011 M. Karunanidhi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2016 M. Karunanidhi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2019* K. Poondi Kalaivanan Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
  • *By Poll

Election Results[edit]

By-Election 2019[edit]

Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly By Election, 2019: Thiruvarur
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DMK K. Poondi Kalaivanan 1,17,616 57.00
AIADMK R. Jeevanantham 53,045 25.71
IND. S. Kamaraj 19,133 9.27
NTK R. Vinothini 8,144 3.95
MNM K. Arun Chidambaram 4,251 2.06
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NOTA None of the Above 1,413 0.68
Majority 64,571 31.29
Turnout 2,06,348 N/A
DMK hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Assembly wise final electoral count-29April2016" (PDF). Tamil Nadu Election Commission. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Constituency Map". Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly. Retrieved 22 January 2017.