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Thrissur Lok Sabha Elections

Thrissur Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 20 parliamentary seats allotted to the southern state of Kerala.

Thrissur Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 10) has under its jurisdiction seven assembly constituencies, of which the Nattika assembly segment is reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled castes.

The Assembly Constituencies that fall in Thrissur parliamentary constituency are Guruvayoor, Manalur, Ollur, Thrissur, Nattika (SC), Irinjalakuda and Puthukkad.

The election here will be conducted on April 23, 2019, as per the Phase III schedule announced by the ECI.

CN Jayadevan of CPI is the incumbent Member of Parliament from this constituency.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, CN Jayadevan secured 389209 votes and trounced KP Dhanapalan of the INC.

For the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) led by BJP has allotted the seat to the Bharath Dharma Jana Sena (BDJS) which claims to have the support of the backward Hindu Ezhavas.

BDJS leader Thushar Vellappally has been fielded by the party from this seat.

Meanwhile, the CPI has picked its 65-year-old legislator Rajaji Mathew Thomas to be their face in Thrissur.

He had won the Ollur Assembly seat in 2006.

DCC President and former three-time MLA TN Prathapan is Congress' candidate from the district.

The Lok Sabha elections 2019 will be held between April 11 and May 19. Of the seven phases, Kerala will vote during the third phase on April 23.

The polling is scheduled to happen in 115 Lok Sabha constituencies of 14 states during the third phase.

The counting of votes will be held and results will be declared on May 23.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
T. N. Prathapan INC

Won

415089
Rajaji Mathew Thomas CPI

Lost

321456
Suresh Gopi BJP

Lost

293822
Nota NOTA

Lost

4253
Nikhil Chandrasekharan BSP

Lost

2551
N. D. Venu CPI(ML)(R)

Lost

1330
Suvith IND

Lost

1133
Sonu IND

Lost

1130
Praveen K. P. IND

Lost

1105

Thrissur News

PM Modi offers prayers at Kerala temple before heading off to Maldives, Sri Lanka

PM Modi offers prayers at Kerala temple before heading off to Maldives, Sri Lanka

This will be PM Modi's first overseas visit after re-election.

Jun 08, 2019, 09:41 AM IST
Thrissur Lok Sabha constituency of Kerala: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Thrissur Lok Sabha constituency of Kerala: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here's the full list of candidates contesting from the Thrissur Lok Sabha constituency of Kerala

Apr 15, 2019, 16:32 PM IST
Thrissur Lok Sabha constituency

Thrissur Lok Sabha constituency

CN Jayadevan of CPI is the incumbent Member of Parliament from this constituency

Apr 15, 2019, 12:37 PM IST

Kerala schoolgirl rides horse en-route to class 10th board exam, video goes viral

A class 10th student Krishna from Kerala’s Thrissur was seen riding a horse to her board exam in school uniform. She wished to ride a horse to attend her Board exams. She said, "I don't go daily on

Apr 10, 2019, 13:18 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Watch top news stories of the day, January 28, 2019

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Jan 28, 2019, 09:00 AM IST

Morning Breaking: PM Modi lashes out at opposition in Thrissur, Kerala

While addressing the BJYM state convention in Thrissur, Prime Minister Narendra Modi lashed out at the opposition yesterday. Watch the video to know more.

Jan 28, 2019, 08:30 AM IST

PM Modi lashes out at opposition in Thrissur, Kerala

While addressing the BJYM state convention in Thrissur, prime minister Narendra Modi lashed out at the opposition today. Watch the video to know more.

Jan 27, 2019, 22:14 PM IST
Kerala temple priest arrested for hoax call claiming President Kovind will be killed

Kerala temple priest arrested for hoax call claiming President Kovind will be killed

The President is scheduled to inaugurate the ‘Festival of Democracy’ in Thiruvananthapuram on August 6.

Aug 06, 2018, 10:00 AM IST
Thrissur Pooram festival: Significance of the special day

Thrissur Pooram festival: Significance of the special day

The Maharaja of Cochin, Sakthan Thampuran, also known as Raja Rama Varma is associated with the celebration of Thrissur Pooram festival.

Apr 25, 2018, 10:02 AM IST
Injured man dies as driver dumps him on road for defecating inside ambulance

Injured man dies as driver dumps him on road for defecating inside ambulance

In a shocking case, an ambulance driver left a critically injured man on the roadside after the later urinated inside the ambulance. The man later passed away.

Mar 27, 2018, 09:25 AM IST
BJP activist injured in scuffle with CPM dies in Thrissur

BJP activist injured in scuffle with CPM dies in Thrissur

A BJP worker, who suffered injuries in a scuffle with the CPM in Thrissur, died on Sunday.

Nov 26, 2017, 21:18 PM IST

Kerala: RSS worker stabbed to death in Thrissur

A 23-year-old RSS worker P Anand was stabbed to death in Kerala today. He was also involved in the killing of a CPI(M) worker. Watch video for more information on this issue.

Nov 13, 2017, 09:44 AM IST
Kerala: Heavily bejeweled daughter of CPI leader at wedding goes viral, raises eyebrows

Kerala: Heavily bejeweled daughter of CPI leader at wedding goes viral, raises eyebrows

The wedding ceremony of Kerala CPI legislator Geetha Gopi's daughter on Tuesday attracted attention for all wrong reasons.

Jun 06, 2017, 21:19 PM IST

Keralite arrested in Kodanadu heist case

Police on Tuesday arrested a man from Kerala, a day after taking him into custody, on the charge of arranging the gang involved in the break-in and killing of a security guard of Kodanadu estate

May 02, 2017, 22:16 PM IST