Situated in the Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala is the Lok Sabha constituency of Thiruvananthapuram. Thiruvananthapuram is the southernmost district of this coastal Indian state, and has as its administrative headquarters, the city of Thiruvananthapuram (or Trivandrum, as it is called).
Trivandrum is the capital of the state of Kerala. This constituency holds immense political importance in the overall context as Trivandrum is the political nerve of the state of Kerala. As one of the twenty Lok Sabha seats belonging to the state of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram comprises seven assembly segments, out of which Vattiyoorkavu is reserved for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes. At different times in the electoral history of this constituency, Thiruvananthapuram has remained a stronghold not only of the Congress, but also of the Communist Party of India, both of whom have remained equal contenders to this seat. This district of Thiruvananthapuram is renowned for its rich contribution to the IT sector, as a number of multinational corporations and other software industries have continually flourished in this part of the state. With a population of 3,307,284 (2011 census), Thiruvananthapuram is the second most populous district in the state, after Malappuram.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Thiruvananthapuram Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Thiruvananthapuram 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 Thiruvananthapuram constituency is Dr. Shashi Tharoor of INC.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||20||Thiruvananthapuram||GEN||Dr. Shashi Tharoor||M||INC||297806||Sri. O Rajagopal||M||BJP||282336|
|2009||20||Thiruvananthapuram||GEN||Dr. Shashi Tharoor||M||INC||326725||Adv. P Ramachandran Nair||M||CPI||226727|
|2005||By Polls||Thiruvananthapuram||GEN||Pannyan Raveendran||M||CPI||390324||Adv.V.S.Sivakumar||M||INC||316124|
|2004||20||Trivandrum||GEN||P. K. Vasudevan Nair||M||CPI||286057||V S Sivakumar||M||INC||231454|
|1999||20||Trivandrum||GEN||Advocate V.S. Sivakumar||M||INC||288390||Kaniyapuram Ramachandran||M||CPI||273905|
|1998||20||Trivandrum||GEN||K. Karunakaran||M||INC||337429||K.V. Surendra Nath||M||CPI||322031|
|1991||20||Trivandrum||GEN||A. Charles||M||INC||334272||E.J. Vijayamma||F||CPI||290602|
|1989||20||Trivandrum||GEN||A. Charles||M||INC||367825||O. N. V. Kurup||M||IND||316912|
|1984||20||Trivandrum||GEN||A. Charles||M||INC||239791||A. Neela Lohithadasan Nadar||M||LKD||186353|
|1980||20||Trivandrum||GEN||A. Neelalohithadasan Nadar||M||INC(I)||273818||M. N. Govindan Nair||M||CPI||166761|
|1977||20||Trivandrum||GEN||M. N. Govindan Nair||M||CPI||244277||P. Viswambharan||M||BLD||174455|
|1971||19||Trivandrum||GEN||V. K. Krishna Menon||M||IND||104896||Atam Das||M||INC||78799|
|1967||19||Trivandrum||GEN||P. Viswambharan||M||SSP||153040||G.C. Pillai||M||INC||148562|
|1962||18||Trivandrum||GEN||Nataraja Pillai||M||IND||161713||Krishna Pillai||M||CPI||151255|
|1957||1||Trivandrum||GEN||Easwara Iyer||M||IND||121350||Thanu Pillai A||M||PSP||110406|
|1951||2||Trivandrum||GEN||Annie Mascarene||M||IND||116617||T. K. Narayana Pillai||M||SP||48500|
Facts about current sitting MP of Thiruvananthapuram Constituency
|Name of MP||Shashi Tharoor|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Indian National Congress|
|Activities of Shashi Tharoor in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||2|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Thiruvananthapuram Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Thiruvananthapuram parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015