Kasaragod Assembly constituency

Kasaragod State assembly constituency 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 Kasaragod Lok Sabha constituency. [1] As of the 2021 assembly elections, the current MLA is N. A. Nellikkunnu of IUML.

Kasargod
Constituency for the Kerala Niyamasabha
Seaview park Kasaragod RS.jpg
The Seaview park near the Kasaragod Railway Station.
Constituency Details
CountryIndia
DistrictKasaragod
Established1957 - present
Total electors2,01,812 (2021)
ReservationNone
Member of Legislative Assembly
Current MLAN. A. Nellikkunnu
PartyIUML
Alliance  UDF
Elected year2021

Local self governed segmentsEdit

Kasaragod Niyamasabha constituency is composed of the following local self-governed segments:[2]

 
Kasaragod (State Assembly constituency)
Sl no. Name Status (Grama panchayat/Municipality) Taluk
1 Kasaragod Municipality Kasaragod
2 Badiyadka Grama panchayat Kasaragod
3 Bellur Grama panchayat Kasaragod
4 Chengala Grama panchayat Kasaragod
5 Karadka Grama panchayat Kasaragod
6 Kumbadaje Grama panchayat Kasaragod
7 Madhur Grama panchayat Kasaragod
8 Mogral Puthur Grama panchayat Kasaragod

Election historyEdit

Election Votes polled Winner Runner-up 1 Runner-up 2 Margin of victory
Year Name Party Votes Name Party Votes Name Party Votes Votes Percent
Kerala State
2021 143032 (70.87%) N. A. Nellikkunnu   IUML 63,296 43.80% K. Shreekanth   BJP 50,395 34.88% M. A. Latheef   INL 28,323 19.60% 12,901 8.92%
2016 144749 (76.62%) N. A. Nellikkunnu   IUML 64727 44.72% Ravisha Tantri Kuntar   BJP 56120 38.77% Dr. A. A. Ameen   INL 21615 14.93% 8607 5.95%[3]
2011 117031 (73.47%) N. A. Nellikkunnu   IUML 53068 45.35% Jayalakshmi N. Bhat   BJP 43330 37.02% Azeez Kadappuram   INL 16467 14.07% 9738 8.33%[4]
Major delimitation of constituency
2006 100179 (65.19%) C. T. Ahamedali   IUML 38774 38.70% V. Ravindran   BJP 28432 28.38% N. A. Nellikkunnu   INL 27790 27.74% 10342 10.32%[5]
2001 109438 (68.90%) C. T. Ahamedali   IUML 51890 47.41% P. K. Krishnadas   BJP 33895 30.97% A. G. Nair   CPI(M) 21948 20.06% 17995 16.44%[6]
1996 91629 (67.38%) C. T. Ahamedali   IUML 33932 37.03% K. Madhava Herala   BJP 30149 32.90% N. A. Nellikkunnu   Ind. 24254 26.47% 3783 4.13%[7]
1991 85436 (66.61%) C. T. Ahamedali   IUML 39143 45.82% Sri Krishna Bhat   BJP 24269 28.41% T. V. Gangadharan   CPI(M) 21190 24.80% 14874 17.41%[8]
1987 86600 (81.19%) C. T. Ahamedali   IUML 41407 47.81% Sri Krishna Bhat   BJP 27350 31.58% M. Ramanna Rai   CPI(M) 17049 19.69% 14057 16.23%[9]
1982 59692 (74.40%) C. T. Ahamedali   IUML 25676 43.01% N. Narayana Bhat   BJP 17657 29.58% B. M. Abdurahman   ML(O) 15643 26.21% 8019 13.43%[10]
1980 51401 (64.11%) C. T. Ahamedali   IUML 30793 59.91% Gorvacis Areeckal   KEC 14113 27.46% Kayyar Kinhanna Rai   Ind. 5742 11.17% 16680 32.45%[11]
1977 53964 (79.04%) T. A. Ibrahim   IUML 29402 54.48% B. M. Abdurahman   ML(O) 22619 41.91% M. A. Abdulla Mallath   Ind. 1201 2.23% 6783 12.57%[12]
Major delimitation of constituency
1970 59911 (80.02%) B. M. Abdurahman   Ind. 27113 45.26% K. P. Ballakuraya   Ind. 18736 31.27% N. Ramanna Rai   CPI(M) 14062 23.47% 8377 13.99%[13]
1967 45904 (78.21%) U. P. Kunikullaya   Ind. 20635 44.95% H. A. Schemnad   IUML 20540 44.75% V. K. S. Nair   INC 4729 10.30% 95 0.20%[14]
1965 46262 (75.89%) E. Abdul Khader   Ind. 21923 47.39% K. A. Shetty   INC 19784 42.77% B. V. Kunhambu   CPI 2335 5.05% 2139 4.62%[15]
Major delimitation of constituency
1960 48809 (79.24%) M. Kunhikkannan Nambiar   INC 19399 39.74% Anantharama Chetty   Ind. 15747 32.26% Ambu Nair   CPI 13663 27.99% 3652 7.48%[16]
1957 26865 (41.56%) Kunhikrishnan Nair Cheripady   INC 10290 38.30% Narayanan Nambiar   PSP 10096 37.58% Ganspathy Kamath N.   CPI 6479 24.12% 194 0.72%[17]
Madras State
1952 40747 (58.78%) M. S. Mogral   INC 19258 47.26% B. K. Sridharan   KMPP 11450 28.10% Mahin Sehammad   IUML 8855 21.73% 7808 19.16%[18]

Detailed Election ResultsEdit

2021 Niyamasabha ElectionEdit

There were 2,01,812 eligible voters in Kasaragod Constituency for the 2021 Kerala Niyamasabha Election[19]

2021 Kerala Legislative Assembly election : Kasaragod
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
IUML N. A. Nellikkunnu 63,296 43.80   0.92
BJP K. Shreekanth 50,395 34.88   3.89
INL M. A. Latheef 28,323 19.60   4.67
BSP Vijaya K. P. 679 0.47   0.07
NOTA None Of the Above 639 0.44  0.02
Anna DHRM Ranjit Raj M. 555 0.38 -
Independent Nishanth Kumar I. B. 417 0.29 -
Independent Sudhakaran K. 196 0.14 -
Margin of victory 12,901 8.92   2.97
Turnout 1,43,032 70.87   3.15
IUML hold Swing   0.92

Niyamasabha Election 2016Edit

There were 1,88,906 eligible voters in Kasaragod Constituency for the 2016 Kerala Niyamasabha Election

2016 Kerala Legislative Assembly election : Kasaragod
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
IUML N. A. Nellikkunnu 64,727 44.72   0.63
BJP Ravisha Thantri Kuntar 56,120 38.77   1.75
INL A. A. Ameen 21,615 14.93   0.86
NOTA None Of the Above 661 0.46 -
BSP Vijaykumar B. 585 0.4   0.29
Independent Roshan Kumar 508 0.35 -
Independent A. Damodaran 283 0.20 -
Independent Muneer Munnambam 250 0.17 -
Margin of victory 8,607 5.95   2.38
Turnout 1,44,749 76.62   3.15
IUML hold Swing   0.63

Niyamasabha Election 2011Edit

There were 1,59,289 eligible voters in Kasaragod Constituency for the 2011 Kerala Niyamasabha Election.

2011 Kerala Legislative Assembly election : Kasaragod
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
IUML N. A. Nellikkunnu 53,068 45.35
BJP Jayalakshmi N. Bhatt 43,330 37.02
INL Azeez Kadappuram 16,467 14.07
SDPI A. H. Muneer 1260 1.08
Independent Govinda Raja Kuntikkanamata 938 0.80
BSP Saifudeen K. Makkodu 807 0.69
Independent Ajith Kumar Azad 739 0.63
Independent Abdulla 422 0.36
Margin of victory 9,738 8.32
Turnout 1,17,031 73.47
IUML hold Swing

1952Edit

1952 Madras Legislative Assembly election : Kasargod[20]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC M. S. Mogral 19,258 47.26% 47.26%
KMPP B. K. Sridharan 11,450 28.10%
IUML Mahin Sehammad 8,855 21.73%
Socialist K. Shankara 1,184 2.91%
Margin of victory 7,808 19.16%
Turnout 40,747 58.78%
Registered electors 69,324
INC win (new seat)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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