Covering the district of Thrissur in Kerala is the parliamentary constituency by the same name. The Thrissur Lok Sabha seat is one of the 20 parliamentary seats allotted to the state of Kerala. 1,174,161 is the total electorate count in the Thrissur Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency
Originally called Thirusivapperoor, the Thrissur city is not only the administrative headquarters of the Thrissur district, but the fourth largest city in the coastal state of Kerala. With as large a population figure as 18,54,783 people, the city is the third largest urban conglomerate in the state. Known as the ‘Cultural Capital’ of Kerala, this district of Thrissur has historically been an eminent hub of Hindu religious philosophy, besides being an exemplary academic centre with superb world class educational institutes such as Kerala Kalamandalam, Kerala University of Medical and Allied Sciences and Kerala Agricultural University among many others. Thrissur played a remarkable role in the anti-colonial freedom struggle, when in 1919, this city of Thrissur witnessed the first historic meeting of the Indian National Congress here, which structured the plan of action for the struggle against the British.
The economy of the Thrissur district is solely dependent on big investments coming from rich entrepreneurs who belong to the state. The most famous industry is the jewelry industry, especially gold, besides an emerging economy of Ayurvedic drug manufacturing, and textile industry in the Thrissur district. Interestingly, India’s largest international convention centre, the Lulu Convention Centre is situated in the Thrissur constituency.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Thrissur Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Thrissur 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 Thrissur constituency is Shri C. N. Jayadevan of CPI.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||10||Thrissur||GEN||C. N. Jayadevan||M||CPI||389209||K. P. Dhanapalan||M||INC||350982|
|2009||10||Thrissur||GEN||P.C. Chacko||M||INC||385297||C N Jayadevan||M||CPI||360146|
|2004||9||Trichur||GEN||C. K. Chandrappan||M||CPI||320960||A C Jose||M||INC||274999|
|1999||9||Trichur||GEN||A.C. Jose||M||INC||343793||V.V. Raghavan||M||CPI||332161|
|1998||9||Trichur||GEN||V.V. Raghavan||M||CPI||340216||K. Muraleedharan||M||INC||321807|
|1991||9||Trichur||GEN||P.C. Chacko||M||INC||342896||K.P. Rajendran||M||CPI||313665|
|1989||9||Trichur||GEN||P. A. Antony||M||INC||338271||Meenakshy Thampan||F||CPI||332036|
|1984||9||Trichur||GEN||P. A. Antony||M||INC||268683||V. V. Raghavan||M||CPI||217393|
|1980||9||Trichur||GEN||K. A. Rajan||M||CPM||195343||P.P. George||M||INC(I)||152192|
|1977||9||Trichur||GEN||K. A. Rajan||M||CPI||221815||Aravindakshan||M||CPM||184309|
|1971||8||Trichur||GEN||C. Janardhanan||M||CPI||186709||K. P. Aravindakshan||M||CPM||166385|
|1967||8||Trichur||GEN||C. Janardhanan||M||CPI||180195||K. K. V. Panicker||M||INC||159326|
|1962||8||Trichur||GEN||Krishna Warriar||M||CPI||164899||Seetha Raman||M||INC||159072|
|1951||11||Trichur||GEN||Iyyunni Chalakka||M||INC||70300||Joseph Mundaserry||M||IND||56362|
Facts about current sitting MP of Thrissur Constituency
|Name of MP||C.N. Jayadevan|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Communist Party of India|
|Activities of C.N. Jayadevan 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 Thrissur Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Thrissur parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015