Kottarakkara (State Assembly constituency)
Kottarakara or Kottarakkara is a legislative assembly constituency in Kollam district of Kerala, India. It is one among the 11 assembly constituencies in Kollam district. As of the 2016 assembly elections, the current MLA is P. Aisha Potty of CPI(M)
|Constituency for the Kerala Niyamasabha|
|Current MLA||P. Aisha Potty|
As per the recent changes on assembly constituency delimitations, the Kottarakara assembly constituency consist of the municipality of Kottarakkara and 6 neighbouring panchayaths including Ezhukone, Kareepra, Kulakkada, Mylom, Neduvathoor and Ummannoor.
Travancore-Cochin Legislative Assembly ElectionsEdit
|1954||B. B. Pandarathil||RSP||6,586||LDF|
Members of Legislative AssemblyEdit
The following list contains all members of Kerala legislative assembly who have represented the constituency:
|1957||1st||E. Chandrasekharan Nair||CPI||1957–1960|
|1960||2nd||D. Damodaran Potti||PSP||1960–1965|
|1967||3rd||E. Chandrasekharan Nair||CPI||1967–1970|
|1970*||C. Achutha Menon||CPI||1970|
|1977||5th||R. Balakrishna Pillai||KEC||1977–1980|
|2006||12th||P. Aisha Potty||CPI(M)||2006–2011|
* indicates bypolls
Percentage change (±%) denotes the change in the number of votes from the immediate previous election.
Niyamasabha Election 2016Edit
There were 2,00,586 registered voters in the constituency for the 2016 Kerala Niyamasabha Election.
|CPI (M)||P. Aisha Potty||83,443||55.44||1.55|
|NOTA||None of the above||742||0.49|
|Margin of victory||42,632||28.33||13.35|
|CPI (M) hold||Swing||1.55|
Niyamasabha Election 2011Edit
There were 1,84,97 registered voters in the constituency for the 2011 election.
|CPI (M)||P. Aisha Potty||74,069||53.89|
|KC(B)||N. M. Murali||53,477||38.91|
|BSP||P. T. Prasanna Kumar||911||0.66|
|Margin of victory||20,592||14.98|
|CPI (M) gain from KC(B)||Swing|
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- "Kerala Niyamasabha Election Results 2016, Election commission of India". eci.gov.in.
- "Kerala Niyamasabha Election Results 2011, Election commission of India". eci.gov.in. Retrieved 11 March 2020.