Aranmula (State Assembly constituency)

Aranmula State assembly constituency (Malayalam: ആറന്മുള നിയമസഭാ നിയോജക മണ്ഡലം) is one of the 140 state legislative assembly constituencies in Kerala state in southern India. It is also one of the 7 state legislative assembly constituencies included in the Pathanamthitta Lok Sabha constituency.[1]

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Aranmula
ആറന്മുള
Constituency for the Kerala Niyamasabha
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The centre of the Aranmula kannadi, the world's only non-glass mirror, is located in the Aranmula (State Assembly constituency).
Existence1957 - present
ReservationNone
Electorate2,27,943 (2016)
Current MLAVeena George
PartyCommunist Party of India (Marxist)
Political Front  LDF
Elected Year2016
DistrictPathanamthitta
Local Self Governed Segments

Local self governed segmentsEdit

Aranmula Niyama Sabha constituency is composed of the following local self governed segments:[2]

Sl no. Name Status (Grama panchayat/Municipality) Taluk
1 Pathanamthitta Municipality Kozhencherry[3]
2 Aranmula Grama panchayat Kozhencherry
3 Chenneerkara Grama panchayat Kozhencherry
4 Elanthoor Grama panchayat Kozhencherry
5 Kozhencherry Grama panchayat Kozhencherry
6 Kulanada Grama panchayat Kozhencherry
7 Mallappuzhassery Grama panchayat Kozhencherry
8 Mezhuveli Grama panchayat Kozhencherry
9 Naranganam Grama panchayat Kozhencherry
10 Omalloor Grama panchayat Kozhencherry
11 Eraviperoor Grama panchayat Thiruvalla
12 Koipuram Grama panchayat Thiruvalla
13 Thottapuzhassery Grama panchayat Thiruvalla

Members of Legislative AssemblyEdit

The following list contains all members of Kerala legislative assembly who have represented Aranmula Niyama Sabha Constituency during the period of various assemblies:[4]

Key

 CPI (M)    INC    Independent    NDP    SSP  

Election Niyama
Sabha
Member Party Tenure
1957 1st K. Gopinathan Pillai INC 1957 – 1960
1960 2nd 1960 – 1965
1967 3rd P. N. Chandrasenan SSP 1967 – 1970
1970 4th Independent 1970 – 1977
1977 5th M. K. Hemachandran INC 1977 – 1980
1980 6th K. K. Sreenivasan 1980 – 1982
1982 7th 1982 – 1987
1987 8th 1987 – 1991
1991 9th R. Ramachandran Nair NDP 1991 – 1996
1996 10th Kadammanitta Ramakrishnan LDF
Independent
1996 – 2001
2001 11th Malethu Saraladevi INC 2001 – 2006
2006 12th K. C. Rajagopalan CPI(M) 2006 – 2011
2011 13th K. Sivadasan Nair INC 2011 – 2016
2016 14th Veena George CPI(M) Incumbent

Election resultsEdit

Percentage change (±%) denotes the change in the number of votes from the immediate previous election.

Niyama Sabha Election 2016Edit

There were 2,27,943 registered voters in Aranmula Constituency for the 2016 Kerala Niyama Sabha Election.[5]

2016 Kerala Legislative Assembly election : Aranmula
Party Candidate Votes % ±
CPI (M) Veena George 64,523 39.97%  2.93
INC K. Sivadasan Nair 56,877 35.23%  12.46
BJP M. T. Ramesh 37,906 23.48%  15.96
NOTA None of the above 569 0.35% N/A
BSP T. Amrithakumar 548 0.34%  0.19
SP Sreekanth M. Vallakkottu 252 0.16% N/A
Independent Chandran 249 0.15% N/A
SUCI(C) Anil Kumar K. G. 217 0.13% N/A
PDP Habeeb Rahman 187 0.12% N/A
Independent Shaji Mezhuveli 104 0.06% N/A
Margin of victory 7,646 4.74%  0.05
Turnout 1,61,432 70.82%  5.20
CPI (M) gain from INC Swing  2.93

Niyamasabha election 2011Edit

There were 2,07,229 registered voters in Aranmula Constituency for the 2011 Kerala Niyama Sabha Election.[6]

2011 Kerala Legislative Assembly election : Aranmula
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC K. Sivadasan Nair 64,845 47.69%
CPI (M) K. C. Rajagopalan 58,334 42.90%
BJP K. Haridas 10,227 7.52%
BSP T. Amrithakumar 721 0.53%
SDPI Nazurudheen 709 0.52%
Independent Sugathan R. 387 0.28%
Independent D. Sivadasan Achari 343 0.25%
Independent Madhu G. 206 0.15%
SLAP K. V. Varghese 134 0.10%
Independent Pushpangadan 69 0.05%
Margin of victory 6,511 4.79%
Turnout 1,35,975 65.62%
INC gain from CPI (M) Swing

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "State Assembly Constituencies in Pathanamthitta district, Kerala". pathanamthitta.nic.in.
  2. ^ "Local Self Governments in Assembly Constituencies of Pathanamthitta District". www.ceo.kerala.gov.in.
  3. ^ "Villages and Curresponding Talukas in Pathanamthitta district". pathanamthitta.nic.in.
  4. ^ "Members of Kerala Legislative Assembly: Aranmula". www.ceo.kerala.gov.in.
  5. ^ "Kerala Niyamasabha Election Results 2016, Election commission of India". eci.gov.in.
  6. ^ "Kerala Niyamasabha Election Results 2011, Election commission of India". eci.gov.in.