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Lawspet (Pondicherry) Election Results 2016

Winner and Runnerup Candidate in Lawspet assembly constituency

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

Winner Candidate -
V.P. Sivakolundhu (won by: 6449)
Political Party -

Lawspet Election Results 2016

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

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2016 INC WinnerV.P. Sivakolundhu 12144
2016 IND RunnerUpM. Vaithianathan 5695

List of candidates for Lawspet Constituency 2016

The table below shows the contesting candidates of AIADMK, BJP, Congress, AINRC, CPM, Independent etc. from the Lawspet Assembly Constituency in the Pondicherry Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Elections 2016.

Lawspet , Constituency No -(11)
Election Date05/16/16 
Result Date05/19/16 
Election Symbol Political PartyCandidate Name
BJPBJPV. Saminathan
INC INC V.P. Sivakolundhu
INDINDG. Swaminathan
INDINDLeo Alias Rajasekaran
IND IND M. Vaithianathan
PMKPMKR. Muralikrishnan
AINRCAINRCNandha T. Saravanan
IJKIJKS. Prabhakaran
Naam Tamilar KatchiNaam Tamilar KatchiS. Mani Bharathi

About Lawspet Assembly Constituency

Lawspet is constituency No. 11 of Puducherry legislative assembly. It is situated in Pondicherry district. It is an open constituency.

According to the Election Commission of India, Lawspet has 23,749 registered voters. It includes 12,013 male and 11,735 female registered voters.

In the 2011 Assembly elections, the AINRC won this seat by a comfortable margin of 5,432 votes, that is, 27.61% of the total valid votes. M.Vaithianathan, the winning candidate from AINRC, got 10,189 votes. With 4,757 votes, V.P. Sivakolunthu of Congress emerged the runner-up. The voter turnout was 83.03 %.

Number of Electors in Lawspet Assembly Constituency

Male ElectorsFemale ElectorsOthers ElectorsTotal Electors

Sitting and previous MLAs from Lawspet Assembly Constituency

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

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerGenderPartyVotesRunner UpGenderPartyVotes
201111LawspetGENM. VaithianathanMAINRC10189V.P. SivakolunthuMINC4757
200621LawspetGENM.O.H.F. Shahjahan MINC17944G. AnandhamurugesanMAIADMK10986
200121LawspetGENM.O.H.F. ShajahanMINC12929N. KesavanMDMK10962
199621LawspetGENN. Kesavan MDMK16442M.O.H.F. ShajahanMINC10211
199121LawspetGENP. Kanann MINC13475P. SankaranMCPM8088
199021LawspetGENM. O. H. Farook MINC12637P. SankaranMCPM9738
198521LawspetGENM.O.H. Farook MINC8804S. MuthuMDMK5157
198021LawspetGENM. O. H. Farook MINC(I)8980G. GopalakrishnanMADK2126
197721LawspetGENN. Varadhan MADK4477M.K. Jeevarathina OdayarMINC2530
197421LawspetGENM. O. H. FarookMDMK3461N. VarazhauMADK3275

Last Updated on May 13, 2016

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