About Tiruchengodu Assembly Constituency

Tiruchengodu is constituency No. 96 of Tamil Nadu legislative assembly. This unreserved constituency is situated in Namakkal district. It was part of the Tiruchengode Lok Sabha constituency earlier. Following delimitation in 2009, it has become part of Namakkal Lok Sabha constituency.

According to data with the Election Commission of India, this constituency has 1,82,669 registered voters. Tiruchengodu comprises 91,399 male and 91,266 female voters.

In the 2011 assembly elections, the DMDK trounced AIADMK to win this seat. Sampathkumar P., the winning candidate, secured 78,103 votes. He defeated his nearest contender by a margin of 23,945 votes. INC candidate Sundaram M.R. was the runner-up. The voter turnout was a good 82.10 %. This seat had been with the AIADMK for the previous two consecutive terms.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Tiruchengode Assembly Constituency

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

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerSex PartyVotesRunner UpGenderPartyVotes
2011141TiruchengodeGENSampathkumar. PMDMDK78103Sundaram. M.R.MINC54158
200198TiruchengodeGENPonnaiyan.CMADMK107898Arumugam .T.P.MDMK63789
199698TiruchengodeGENArumugam, T.P.MDMK96456Chinnusamy, S.MADMK53836
199198TiruchengodeGENSelvaganapathi T.M.MADK113545Ramasamy V.MCPM34886
198998TiruchengodeGENRamasamy, V.MCPM53346Rajan, R.MADK(JL)35258
198498TiruchengodeGENPonnaiyan C.MADK77659Kandasamy, M.M.MDMK58437
198098TiruchengodeGENPonnaiyan, C.MADK69122Kaliyannan, T. M.MINC(I)52046
197798TiruchengodeGENC. PonnaiyanMADK44501V. KumaraswamyMJNP17764
197190TiruchengodeGENS. KandappanMDMK43605V. KumarasamyMNCO24345
196790TiruchengodeGENT. A. RajaveluMDMK42479T. P. NatesanMINC22131

Last Updated on May 13, 2016