Mettur (state assembly constituency)

Mettur is a state legislative assembly constituency in Salem district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.[1] It comprises a portion of Mettur taluk and is a part of the wider Dharmapuri constituency for national elections to the Parliament of India.[2] Elections and winners in the constituency are listed below.

Madras StateEdit

Year Winner Party
1957 K. S. Ardhanareeswara Gounder Indian National Congress
1962 K. S. Arthanareswara Gounder Indian National Congress
1967 M. Surendran Praja Socialist Party

Tamil NaduEdit

Year Winner Party
1971 M. Surendran Praja Socialist Party
1977 K. P. Nachimuthu Gounder All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1980 K. P. Nachimuthu All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1984 K. P. Nachimuthu All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1989 M. Sreerangan Communist Party of India (Marxist)
1991 S. Sundarambal All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1996 P. Gopal Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2001 S. Sundarambal All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2006 G. K. Mani Pattali Makkal Katchi
2011 S. R. Parthiban Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam
2016 S. Semmalai[3] All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2021 S.Sadhasivam Pattali Makkal Katchi

Election ResultsEdit

2021Edit

2021 Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election: Mettur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PMK S. Sadasivam 97,055 44.43
DMK S. Srinivasaperumal 96,399 44.13
NTK Manikandan 9,109 4.17
Makkal Needhi Maiam Anusuya 4,605 2.11
Majority
Turnout 2,18,442
PMK gain from AIADMK Swing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Constituency Map". Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly. Archived from the original on 14 June 2012. Retrieved 25 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Tamil Nadu - Final Notification & Order" (PDF). Delimitation Commission of India. National Informatics Centre. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  3. ^ "2016 Tamil Nadu General Election: Constituency Data Summary" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 85. Retrieved 27 May 2016.

Coordinates: 11°48′N 77°48′E / 11.80°N 77.80°E / 11.80; 77.80