In 2009 Election Results
the UPA won around 261 out of 543 seats, and in the second position was NDA with 158 seats, while 23 seats were won by Left parties.
In 2014 Election Results
the BJP won 282 seats out of 543 seats. This took the NDA tally to 336 seats out of 543 seats in the Lok Sabha. INC could only manage to win 44 seats and stayed in the second position while AIADMK party from Tamil Nadu came third with 37 seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections.
In 2019, the BJP is set to return to power at the Centre after a sweeping win in the 2019 Lok Sabha election
, armed with a bigger mandate than in the 2014 General Election. The party - led by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah duo has secured 303 seats in the 17th Lok Sabha. Meanwhile, the Congress, the main Opposition party, managed to increase its vote share from 2014 only by a handful of votes, with a final tally of 52 seats. There will be no Leader of Opposition in the upcoming Lower House for a second consecutive term.
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).
1,122,047 is the total electorate count in the Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 20). Out of these 541,715 number of electorates are males and the remaining 580,332 are belong to the female category as the Election commission of India 2009 reports suggest.
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.
Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
|Candidate||Party||Total Votes||% of Votes||Status
|Dr. Shashi Tharoor||Indian National Congress||416131||41.19||Winner|
|Kummanam Rajasekharan||Bharatiya Janata Party||316142||31.3||1st Runner-up|
|C. Divakaran||Communist Party Of India||258556||25.6||2nd Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||4580||0.45||3rd Runner-up|
|Mithra Kumar G||Independent||3521||0.35||4th Runner-up|
|Kiran Kumar. S.K||Bahujan Samaj Party||2535||0.25||5th Runner-up|
|Vishnu S Ambadi||Independent||1822||0.18||6th Runner-up|
|Pandalam Keralavarmaraja||Pravasi Nivasi Party||1695||0.17||7th Runner-up|
|M.S Subi||Independent||1050||0.1||8th Runner-up|
|T Sasi||Independent||1007||0.1||9th Runner-up|
|S Mini||Socialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist)||664||0.07||10th Runner-up|
|Binu. D||Independent||604||0.06||11th Runner-up|
|Nandhavanam Suseelan||Independent||465||0.05||12th Runner-up|
|Christopher Shaju Paliyode||Independent||345||0.03||13th Runner-up|
|Gopakumar Oorupoika||Independent||339||0.03||14th Runner-up|
|Johny Thampy||Independent||267||0.03||15th Runner-up|
|B. Devadathan||Independent||258||0.03||16th Runner-up|
|Jain Wilson||Independent||199||0.02||17th Runner-up|
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|
List of Assembly Constituencies in Thiruvananthapuram Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Thiruvananthapuram parliamentary constituency.
Last Updated on March 28, 2020