Padmanabhapuram (state assembly constituency)

Coordinates: 8°15′2.6″N 77°19′36.2″E / 8.250722°N 77.326722°E / 8.250722; 77.326722

Padmanabhapuram is an assembly constituency located in Nagercoil Lok Sabha Constituency in Kanyakumari district in Tamil Nadu.

Padmanabhapuram
State Assembly Constituency
Padmanabhapuram Clock Tower.jpg
CountryIndia
StateTamil Nadu
Existence1952-present
ReservationGeneral
Current MLAT. Mano Thangaraj
PartyDMK
Elected Year2021
Total Electors236398 [1]
Most Successful PartyDMK (4 times)

Election resultsEdit

2021Edit

2021 Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election: Padmanabhapuram
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
DMK T. Mano Thangaraj 87744 51.57
AIADMK John Thankam, D. 60859 35.77
NTK Seelan 13899 8.17
None of the Above NOTA 1036 0.61
Majority 26885
Turnout
DMK hold Swing

2016Edit

2016 Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election: Padmanabhapuram
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
DMK T. Mano Thangaraj 76,249 47.2
AIADMK K. P. Rajendra Prasad 35,344 21.88
BJP Su Sheeba Prasad 31,994 19.8
DMDK D. Jaganathan 13,185 8.16
NTK Arul Selastin Raj 826 0.51
NOTA None of the Above 1,359 0.84
Margin of victory 40,905
Turnout 1,61,798 68.44
Registered electors 236398
DMK hold Swing

2011Edit

2011 Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election: Padmanabhapuram
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
DMK Pushpa Leela Alban 59,882 41.48
DMDK S. Austin 40,561 28.1
BJP G.Sujith Kumar 34,491 23.89
ABHM S. Durai Raj 598 0.41
Margin of victory 19,321
Turnout 1,44,448 69.98
Registered electors 206399
DMK hold Swing

2006Edit

2006 Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election: Padmanabhapuram
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
DMK T. Theodre Reginald 51612
AIADMK K. P. Rajendra Prasad 20546
BJP C. Velayudham 19777
DMDK C. Selvin 3360
BSP V. Kumaraswamy 448
Margin of victory 31066
Turnout 97273
Registered electors
DMK gain from AIADMK Swing

Travancore-cochin assemblyEdit

Constituency Year Winner Party
Kalkulam 1952 N. A. Noor Mohammad Tamil Nadu Congress
Padmanabhapuram 1954 N. A. Noor Mohammad Tamil Nadu Congress

Madras State assemblyEdit

Year Winner Party
1957 Thompson Dharmaraj Daniel Indian National Congress
1962 Kunjan Nadar (Rayan Nadar) Independent
1967 V. George Indian National Congress

Tamil Nadu assemblyEdit

Year Winner Party
1971 A. Swamidhas Indian National Congress
1977 A. Swamidhas Janata Party
1980 P. Mohammad Ismail Janata Party
1984 V. Balachandran Independent (Supported by Hindu Munnani)[2]
1989 S. Noor Mohammad Communist Party of India (Marxist)
1991 K. Lawrence All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1996 C. Velayudham Bharatiya Janata Party
2001 K. P. Rajendra Prasad All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2006 T. Theodre Reginald Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2011 Dr. Pushpa Leela Alban Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2016 Mano Thangaraj Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2021 Mano Thangaraj Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "Assembly wise final electoral count-29April2016" (PDF). Tamil Nadu Election Commission. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  2. ^ Kumar, P.S. Suresh (23 April 2006). "Kanyakumari will witness multi-cornered contests". The Hindu. Retrieved 3 July 2020.

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