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Kanhangad (Kerala) Assembly Constituency Elections 2018

Winner and Runnerup Candidate in Kanhangad assembly constituency

The table below shows the Winner and Runnerup candidate form the Kanhangad Assembly Constituency. The party symbol is also shown along.

Winner Candidate -
E.Chandrashekaran (won by:26011 )
Political Party -

Kanhangad Election Results 2016

Table showing the winning and the runner-up Candidate of the 2016 Vidhan Sabha Election in Kanhangad Assembly

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2016 INC RunnerUpDhanya Suresh 54547
2016 CPI WinnerE.Chandrashekaran 80558

List of candidates for Kanhangad Constituency 2016

The table below shows the contesting candidates of BSP, BJP, CPI(M), Congress, CPI, IUML, Independent etc. from the Kanhangad Assembly Constituency in the Kerala Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Elections 2016.

Kanhangad , Constituency No -(4)
Election Date05/16/16 
Result Date05/19/16 
Election Symbol Political PartyCandidate Name
BSPBSPChandran Parappa
INC INC Dhanya Suresh
CPI  CPI E.Chandrashekaran
INDINDK U Krishnakumar
INDINDM Damodaran
INDINDKookkal Balakrishnan
INDINDMuhammed Ali V V
INDINDSajeevan R
SHSSHSBalachandran Karimbil
PDPPDPAssainar Muttumthala
APIAPIRaghavan B Poodamkallu

About Kanhangad Assembly Constituency

Kanhangad is constituency No. 4 of Kerala legislative assembly. It is situated in Kasaragod district. It comes under the Kasaragod Lok Sabha constituency. It is an open constituency. It was formed in 2008 following delimitation by the Election Commission of India.

According to the Election Commission of India, the Kanhangad Assembly constituency has 1,78,139 registered voters. It comprises 83,798 male and 94,341 female registered voters.

In the 2011 Assembly elections, this seat was won by the CPI. E.Chandrashekharan, the winning CPI(M) candidate, got 66,640 votes. The runner-up, M.C. Jose of Congress, got 54,462 votes. The winning margin was 12,178 votes. The voter turnout was 78.54 %.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Kanhangad Assembly Constituency

Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Kanhangad assembly elections conducted so far.

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerGenderPartyVotesRunner UpGenderPartyVotes
20114KanhangadGENE.ChandrashekharanMCPI66640Adv.M C JoseMINC54462

Last Updated on May 13, 2016

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