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Theni Lok Sabha Elections

Theni Lok Sabha Constituency is one of the 39 parliamentary constituencies of the southern state of Tamil Nadu.

Theni Lok Sabha Constituency was formed post the 2008 delimitation of parliamentary constituencies. It has six Vidhan Sabha segments, four belong to the Theni District and the rest two belong to the Madurai District.

The electors in the Theni Lok Sabha Constituency will cast their votes on April 18 in the second phase of 2019 Lok Sabha election. The results of the 2019 Lok Sabha election will be declared on May 23.

Parthipan R of the AIADMK is the sitting Member of Parliament of the Theni Lok Sabha constituency.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Parthipan R of the AIADMK bagged 571,254 votes. He decimated Pon Muthuramalingam of the DMK who managed to win 256,722 votes.

Parthipan R secured 53.11% votes.

Some of the other top candidates in the fray were Alagusundaram K of the MDMK, Aaron Rashid JM of the INC, Thangadurai V of the BSP.

In this year's election, P Ravindranath Kumar, son of Deputy Chief Minister and AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam, will contest from the Theni Lok Sabha constituency.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, there were a total number of 1,441,302 electors here out of which 1,075,583 cast their votes and the voter turnout here was recorded at 74.63 %.

AIADMK, DMK, DMDK, BJP, INC are the major political parties here.

Theni District lies east of Kerala over an area of 2,868 sq km. It has five talukas and 33.7% of the total district area is under forest coverage.

As per the 2011 Census, the Theni district had a population of 1,245,899 with 52% males and 48% females.

Over the last decade, the district had a population growth rate of 13.89 and a population density of 434 inhabitants per sq km. The sex ratio here is 991 females per 1000 males and about 12% of the population is under the age of six.

The average literacy rate is 77.26 with male and female literacy rates of 85.03% and 69.46% respectively. Economically, agriculture and tourism are the primary economic activities of the district.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Raveendranath Kumar, P. AIADMK

Won

504813
Elangovan, E.V.K.S. INC

Lost

428120
Thanga. Tamil Selvan IND

Lost

144050
Shagul Hameed NTK

Lost

27864
Radhakrishnan, S. MNM

Lost

16879
Nota NOTA

Lost

10686
Annakili IND

Lost

5258
Silambarasan IND

Lost

4198
Allikkodi, P. SFB

Lost

4044
Arumugam, S. BSP

Lost

3770
Alexpandian, S. IND

Lost

3217
Chinnasathiyamoorthy, T. SUCI

Lost

2597
Senthilkumar, J. IND

Lost

2172
Sivamuniyandi, A. IND

Lost

1908
Kesavaraja, J. IND

Lost

1815
Parthipan, G. IND

Lost

1813
Kumaragurubaran, P. IND

Lost

1602
Ravichandran, K. IND

Lost

1043
Vaiyathurai, A. IND

Lost

1022
Velmurugan, S.P. IND

Lost

926
Prakash, P. IND

Lost

839
Eswaran IND

Lost

803
Ramaraj, G. UMK

Lost

779
Gunasingh IND

Lost

724
Rajarishigurudev, S. IND

Lost

614
Jeyamani, K. IND

Lost

452
Manimurugan, C. IND

Lost

353
Ramachandran, K. IND

Lost

291
Rajkumar, P. IND

Lost

290
Rajasekaran, V. IND

Lost

274
Ramamurthi, S. IND

Lost

273

Theni News

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

Theni 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 Theni Lok Sabha Constituency of Tamil Nadu.

Apr 05, 2019, 16:35 PM IST
Theni Lok Sabha Constituency

Theni Lok Sabha Constituency

Parthipan R of the AIADMK is the sitting Member of Parliament of the Theni Lok Sabha constituency.

Apr 04, 2019, 16:29 PM IST