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Erode Lok Sabha Elections

Erode Parliamentary Constituency is one of the 39 Lok Sabha constituencies in Tamil Nadu. The constituency presently consists of six Vidhan Sabha segments of which one is reserved for the SC category.

The assembly constituencies that fall in Erode parliamentary constituency are Kumarapalayam, Erode East, Erode West, Modakurichi, Dharapuram (SC) and Kangayam.

The Erode Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 18) came into existence post the 2008 delimitation of constituencies.

The Erode Lok Sabha Constituency is not reserved for any category.

The Erode city is located at a distance of about 400 km from Chennai and about 80 km from Coimbatore.

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

S Chinnayan Selvakumara of the AIADMK is the incumbent Member of Parliament from this constituency.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, S Chinnayan Selvakumara got 466995 votes and defeated A Ganeshamurthi of the MDMK who managed to get 255432 votes.

For the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) has fielded G Manimaran as the party’s candidate from the Erode constituency.

Meanwhile, the Vaiko-led MDMK has fielded A Ganesamoorthy as its candidate from the Erode Lok Sabha seat.

The BSP has declared M Gopal as its candidate from the Erode Lok Sabha constituency.

In Tamil Nadu, the DMK-led alliance is facing a tough contest from the AIADMK-BJP-PMK-DMDK coalition in the upcoming 2019 ok Sabha polls.

In a bid to further expand its presence in this southern state of India, the Narendra Modi-Amit Shah-powered BJP has entered into a pre-poll alliance with the AIADMK and the PMK ahead of the crucial 2019 Lok Sabha election.

It is to be noted that 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
Ganeshamurthi A DMK

Won

563591
Manimaran G AIADMK

Lost

352973
Saravanakumar A MNM

Lost

47719
Seethalakshmi M K NTK

Lost

39010
Senthilkumar K C IND

Lost

25858
Nota NOTA

Lost

14795
Gopal M BSP

Lost

4138
Kuppusamy P UMK

Lost

3379
Dharmalingam S IND

Lost

2455
Arunachalam A IND

Lost

2080
Kuppusamy R GPI

Lost

1603
Ganeshamurthy A C IND

Lost

1539
Karthikeyan P IND

Lost

1508
Chitra IND

Lost

1446
Subramanian K IND

Lost

1278
Paramasivam N IND

Lost

1167
Ganeshamoorthy M IND

Lost

1006
Kathirvel A IND

Lost

728
Mani A IND

Lost

579
Natarajan A IND

Lost

526
Ananthi S IND

Lost

485

Erode News

Man chops off wife's head in Tamil Nadu, tries to dump it in canal

Man chops off wife's head in Tamil Nadu, tries to dump it in canal

The man was nabbed after some people noticed the woman's body part sticking out of a gunny sack, while he was on his way to dump it in a canal. 

Apr 16, 2019, 20:48 PM IST
Erode Lok Sabha Constituency of Tamil Nadu: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Erode 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 Erode Lok Sabha Constituency of Tamil Nadu.

Apr 09, 2019, 13:14 PM IST
Erode Lok Sabha Constituency

Erode Lok Sabha Constituency

S Chinnayan Selvakumara of the AIADMK is the incumbent MP from this constituency.

Apr 08, 2019, 17:07 PM IST