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Cumbum (Tamil Nadu) Election Results 2016

Winner and Runnerup Candidate in Cumbum assembly constituency

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

Winner Candidate -
S.T.K.Jakkaiyan (won by: 11221)
Political Party -

Cumbum Election Results 2016

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

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2016 AIADMK WinnerS.T.K.Jakkaiyan 91099
2016 DMK RunnerUpCumbum.N,Ramakrishnan 79878

List of candidates for Cumbum Constituency 2016

The table below shows the contesting candidates of AIADMK, BJP, DMK, Congress, DMDK, PMK, Independent etc. from the Cumbum Assembly Constituency in the Tamil nadu Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Elections 2016.

Cumbum , Constituency No -(201)
Election Date05/16/16 
Result Date05/19/16 
Election Symbol Political PartyCandidate Name
AIADMK S.T.K.Jakkaiyan
DMK Cumbum.N,Ramakrishnan
PMKPon. Katchikannan
PPI (S)S.Devananth
SDPIS.M.Rafeeq Ahamed
Naam Tamilar KatchiR.Jayapal

About Cumbum Assembly Constituency

Cumbum is constituency No. 201 of Tamil Nadu legislative assembly. It is located in Theni district. This unreserved constituency is part of the Theni Lok Sabha constituency. Elections to this constituency were not held in 1957 and 1962.

According to data with the Election Commission of India, Cumbum has 2,16,907 registered voters. It comprises 1,07,868 male and 1,09,039 female voters.

The DMK won this seat in the 2011 assembly elections by a margin of 12,168 votes. Eramakrishnan N., the winning candidate, got 80,307 votes. Eramakrishnan won this seat for a third consecutive term. Murugesan P., the runner-up, got 68,139 votes. Murugesan was DMDK's candidate. The voter turnout was 76.37%.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Cumbum Assembly Constituency

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

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerSex PartyVotesRunner UpGenderPartyVotes
2009By PollsCumbumGENRamakrishan N,MDMK81515Arun Kumar. R.MDMDK24142
2006134CumbumGENEramakrishnan NMMDMK50761Selvendran PMDMK48803
2001134CumbumGENRamachandran O.RMTMC(M)56823Krishnakumar N.K.RMBJP52437
1996134CumbumGENRamachandran, O.R.MTMC(M)58628Gopalan, R.T.MIND22888
1991134CumbumGENO.R. RamachandaranMINC59263P. EramarMDMK35060
1989134CumbumGENEramakrishnanMDMK52509Gopalan, R.T.MADK(JL)37124
1980134CumbumGENGopalan, R. T.MADK47577Cumbum Mahandiran, A.K.MDMK35395
1977134CumbumGENR. ChandrasekharanMADK34902N. NatarajanMDMK34080
1971129CumbumGENGopal K. P.MNCO34483Chellathurai P.S.MDMK33806
1967129CumbumGENRajangamMDMK41440N.S.K.S. PandiarajMINC28025

Last Updated on May 13, 2016

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