Omalur (state assembly constituency)

Coordinates: 11°45′10″N 78°00′41″E / 11.7527667°N 78.0113963°E / 11.7527667; 78.0113963

Omalur is a state assembly constituency in Salem district of Tamil Nadu, India.[1] It comprises a portion of Omalur taluk and forms a part of the wider Salem constituency for national elections to the Parliament of India.[2] Elections and winners in the constituency are listed below. Elections were not held in 1957 and 1962.[clarification needed]

Madras StateEdit

Year Winner Party
1952 P. Rathinaswami Pillai Independent
1967 C. Palani Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

Tamil NaduEdit

Year Winner Party
1971 V. Selladurai Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1977 M. Sivaperumal All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1980 M. Sivaperumal All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1984 Anbalagan Indian National Congress
1989 C. Krishnan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1991 C. Krishnan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1996 R. R. Sekaran Tamil Maanila Congress
2001 S. Semmalai All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2006 A. Thamizharasu Pattali Makkal Katchi
2011 C. Krishnan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2016 S. Vetrivel[3] All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2021 R. Mani All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

Election ResultsEdit

2021Edit

2021 Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election: Omalur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AIADMK R. MANI 1,42,488 57.22
INC RANGARAJAN MOHAN KUMARAMANGALAM 87,194 35.01
NTK A. RAJA 9,416 3.78
Makkal Needhi Maiam V. Srinivasan 2,930 1.18
Majority 55,294
Turnout 2,49,027
AIADMK hold Swing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Constituency Map". Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly. Retrieved 23 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. 84. Retrieved 27 May 2016.