The parliamentary constituency of Ponnani, is a pivotal vote bank of the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) which has continuously represented this seat from as early as the Lok Sabha elections of 1977. is It covers a portion of the Malappuram district, which is one of the three districts of the Central Travancore region in the southern coastal state of Kerala. The Ponnani Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 7) has a total of
The constituency holds a population of 83,704 people, according to the Census of India 2011. This constituency is renowned for its excellent rates of literacy in the state, being an important centre for education in religious philosophies, especially Islam. It is also known as the town of mosques.
Situated in the Malabar Coast, Ponnani city is one of the oldest ports in the state, contributing substantially to the economy of this constituency through fishing and other trading activities. Agriculture remains the primary aspect of the economic backbone of this constituency, as rice, arecanut and coconut are grown in superior qualities in this region.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Ponnani Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Ponnani parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Ponnani constituency is Shri E. T. Mohammed Basheer of IUML.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||7||Ponnani||GEN||E. T. Mohammed Basheer||M||IUML||378503||V.Abdurahman||M||IND||353093|
|2009||7||Ponnani||GEN||Basheer,Shri E. T. Mohammed||M||IUML||385801||Dr. Hussain Randathani||M||IND||303117|
|2004||6||Ponnani||GEN||E. Ahammed||M||MUL||354051||P P Suneer||M||CPI||251293|
|1999||6||Ponnani||GEN||G.M. Banatwalla||M||MUL||372572||P.P. Suneer||M||CPI||243094|
|1998||6||Ponnani||GEN||G.M. Banatwalla||M||MUL||344461||Minu Mumthas||M||CPI||240217|
|1991||6||Ponnani||GEN||Ebrahim Sulaiman Sait||M||MUL||339766||Kattisseri Hamza Kunju||M||CPI||244060|
|1989||6||Ponnani||GEN||G. M. Banat Walia||M||MUL||378347||M. Rahmathulia||M||CPI||270828|
|1984||6||Ponnani||GEN||G. M. Banatwalla||M||MUL||288216||Koladi Govindankutty||M||CPI||185890|
|1980||6||Ponnani||GEN||Banatwala Gulam Mehmood||M||MUL||222834||Ariadan Mohamed||M||INC(U)||171971|
|1977||6||Ponnani||GEN||G. M. Banatwala||M||MUL||269491||M. Moideen Kutty Haji||M||MLO||151945|
|1971||6||Ponnani||(SC)||M. K. Krishnan||M||CPM||146186||K. Kunhambu||M||INC||134263|
|1967||6||Ponnani||(SC)||C. K. Chakrapani||M||CPM||157753||V. Eacharan||M||INC||94973|
|1962||7||Ponnani||GEN||Imbichi Bava Ezhukudikkal||M||CPI||128288||K. S. Achuthan||M||INC||70489|
Facts about current sitting MP of Ponnani Constituency
|Name of MP||E. T. Mohammed Basheer|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Indian Union Muslim League|
|Educational Qualification||Inter/ Higher Secondary|
|Activities of E. T. Mohammed Basheer in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||0|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Ponnani Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Ponnani parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015