Virudhunagar (Lok Sabha constituency)
Virudhunagar constituency, post-2008 delimitation
|Current MP||Manicka Tagore|
|Party||Indian National Congress|
|Elected Year||2014 Election|
|Total Electors||992,051 |
|Assembly Constituencies||195. Thirupparankundram|
Virudhunagar constituency was formed in 2008. It comprises the following assembly segments;
Virudhunagar, Sattur and Sivakasi constituencies were hitherto with Sivakasi Lok Sabha constituency, Aruppukottai with Ramanathapuram Lok sabha constituency, Tirumangalam from Dindigul constituency and Thirupparankundram with Madurai Lok Sabha constituency.
Members of Parliament
|Lok Sabha||Duration||Member||Political Party|
|15th||2009-14||Manicka Tagore||Indian National Congress|
|16th||2014-2019||T. Radhakrishnan||All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam|
|17th||2019-Incumbent||Manicka Tagore||Indian National Congress|
|AMMK||S Paramasiva Ayyappan||1,07,615||43.81|
|INC gain from AIADMK||Swing|
|AIADMK gain from INC||Swing|
- GE 2009 Statistical Report: Constituency Wise Detailed Result
- "Virudhunagar Parliamentary segment comes into being in place of Sivakasi". The Hindu. 18 June 2008.
- "General elections to the 17th Lok Sabha, 2019 - List of members elected" (PDF). New Delhi: Election Commission of India. 25 May 2019. p. 27. Retrieved 2 June 2019.