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Chennai South Lok Sabha Elections

Chennai South Lok Sabha Constituency is one of the 39 parliamentary constituencies of Tamil Nadu. It is one of the three Lok Sabha constituencies representing Chennai.

The Chennai South Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 3) was formed before the 1957 elections and comprises of six legislative assembly segments.

It was earlier known as Madras South and has a total number of 1,162,062 electors.

The electors in the Chennai South Lok Sabha Constituency will cast their votes on April 18 in the second phase of 2019 Lok Sabha election.

Dr J Jayavardhan of AIADMK is the incumbent Member of Parliament from the Chennai South Lok Sabha Constituency.

In the 2014 polls, Dr J Jayavardhan bagged 438,404 to defeat TKS Elangovan of the DMK who got 301779 votes in his favour.

CN Annadurai, the first non-Congress chief minister of Tamil Nadu, had resigned his seat in 1967 after he was nominated for chief ministership. It was later contested and won by Murasoli Maran.

In the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha election, the AIADMK has re-nominated Dr J Jayavardhan from the Chennai South Lok Sabha Constituency while the DMK has fielded Tamizhachi Thangapandian.

Meanwhile, the BSP has declared R Kumar as its candidate from the Chennai South Lok Sabha seat.

All the 39 parliamentary constituencies in Tamil Nadu will go to polls in the second phase on April 18.

Lok Sabha election 2019 will take place in seven phases across the country – on April 11, April 18, April 23, April 29, May 6, May 12 and May 19.

The results would be declared on May 23.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Sumathy (A) Thamizhachi Thangapandian DMK

Won

564872
Dr.J.Jayavardhan AIADMK

Lost

302649
R.Rangarajan MNM

Lost

135465
A.J.Sherine NTK

Lost

50222
Dr.E.Subaya (A) Esakki Subaya IND

Lost

29522
Nota NOTA

Lost

16891
Kottur R.Kumar BSP

Lost

2399
K.Saravana Perumal IND

Lost

1645
Saikumar.S SUCI

Lost

1491
Agni Sriramachandran IND

Lost

1444
Murthy.M IND

Lost

1429
Dr.A.Naresh TIK

Lost

1381
D.Karthick IND

Lost

1203
M.Radha IND

Lost

1042
Farmer K.Jayaraman IND

Lost

968
S.Elankumaran IND

Lost

959
K.Murali Krishnan PPOI

Lost

860
M.Rajeswari Priya IND

Lost

772
I.Chidambara Anantha Raja (A) Icarr Weeoui IND

Lost

743
R.Ganesan IND

Lost

673
S.Srinivasan (A) Power Star RPI(A)

Lost

670
Sibi Chakkaravarthy IND

Lost

647
M.A.Jayakumar DMSK

Lost

639
K.Kannan IND

Lost

635
P.Azhagiri IND

Lost

553
B.Karthikeyan IND

Lost

533
R.Johnson ICF

Lost

512
Rosi IND

Lost

498
G.Devasahayam IND

Lost

462
G.Dhansekaran IND

Lost

437
V.Thirunavukarasu MKK

Lost

436
N.Subramani IND

Lost

432
A.Ravichandran IND

Lost

427
J.Janci Rani IND

Lost

379
E.Dhanasekaran IND

Lost

350
S.Ashok IND

Lost

348
Kupal.G.Devadoss IND

Lost

313
S.Manova IND

Lost

293
K.Sudhagar IND

Lost

224
B.Raji IND

Lost

220
D.Hariharan IND

Lost

219

Chennai South News

Chennai South Lok Sabha Constituency of Tamil Nadu: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Chennai South Lok Sabha Constituency of Tamil Nadu: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Chennai South Lok Sabha Constituency of Tamil Nadu.

Apr 09, 2019, 11:37 AM IST
Chennai South Lok Sabha Constituency

Chennai South Lok Sabha Constituency

Dr J Jayavardhan of AIADMK is the incumbent MP from the Chennai South Lok Sabha Constituency.

Apr 08, 2019, 14:25 PM IST