Kannur Lok Sabha Constituency, is one of 20 Lok Sabha constituencies in the Southern state of Kerala and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 23.
Kannur registered 83.05 percent voter turnout in 2019, a gain of 1.73 percent. The total number of electors in the constituency is 1262144 while the total voter turnout is 1048171. While in 2014, the constituency registered 81.32 per cent voter turnout. The total number of electors in the constituency was 1163037 while the total voter's turnout was 945802.
CK Padmanabhan of Bharatiya Janata Party, PK Sreemathi Teacher of Communist Party of India (Marxist) and K Sudhakaran of Indian National Congress are a few prominent candidates contesting for general elections 2019 from Kannur Lok Sabha Constituency of Kerala.
Voting for Lok Sabha election in Kerala was held in a single phase and counting will be held on May 23.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Kannur Lok Sabha Constituency of Kerala.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||C. K. PADMANABHAN||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|2||P. K. SREEMATHI TEACHER||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|3||K. SUDHAKARAN||Indian National Congress|
|4||Adv. R. APARNA||SOCIALIST UNITY CENTRE OF INDIA (COMMUNIST)|
|5||K.K. ABDUL JABBAR||SOCIAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF INDIA|
|6||KURIAKOSE||Secular Democratic Congress|
|9||K. SREEMATHI, W/o SUDEEP KUMAR C. V||Independent|
|10||P. SREEMATHI, W/o RAVEENDRAN||Independent|
|11||K. SUDHAKARAN, S/o KUNHIRAMAN||Independent|
|12||K. SUDHAKARAN, S/o KRISHNAN||Independent|
|13||SUDHAKARAN P. K, S/o KRISHNAPILLA||Independent|
Kannur constituency covers seven assembly segments – Taliparamba, Azhikode, Kannur, Irikkur, Dharmadam, Mattannur and Peravoor.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, P K Sreemathy Teacher of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) – won by getting a margin of just over 6 thousand votes. She had defeated K Sudhakaran of the Indian National Congress (INC). Sreemathy had secured 427622 votes while Sudhakaran got 421056 votes.