The Pathanamthitta parliamentary constituency is one of the 20 constituencies representing the southern Indian state of Kerala in the Lok Sabha. Ponnani which comes under Malappuram District is a Municipality in Ponnani Taluk.
Pathanamthitta registered 74.19 percent voter turnout in 2019, a gain of 8.17 percent. The total number of electors in the constituency is 1378587 while the total voter turnout is 1022763. While in 2014, the constituency registered 66.02 per cent voter turnout. The total number of electors in the constituency was 1317851 while the total voter's turnout was 869986.
The Assembly Constituencies that fall in Pathanamthitta parliamentary constituency are Kanjirappally, Poonjar, Thiruvalla, Ranni, Aranmula, Konni and Adoor (SC).
The election here will be conducted on April 23, 2019, as per the Phase III schedule announced by the ECI.
Anto Antony of INC, K Surendran (BJP), Veena Gorge (CPM), Jose George (API) are some of the prominent candidates contesting 2019 Lok Sabha polls from this seat.
Here's the full list of candidates contesting from the Pathanamthitta Lok Sabha constituency of Kerala.
|1||ANTO ANTONY||Indian National Congress|
|2||VEENA GEORGE||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|3||SHIBU PARAKKADAVAN||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|4||K SURENDRAN||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|5||JOSE GEORGE||Ambedkarite Party of India|
|6||BINU BABY||SOCIALIST UNITY CENTRE OF INDIA (COMMUNIST)|
Anto Antony of INC is the incumbent MP from this constituency.
Lok Sabha elections will take place in seven phases across the state – on April 11, April 18, April 23, April 29, May 6, May 12 and May 19.
Kerala went to polls in the third phase on April 23 and the voting will be held in a single phase.
The results would be declared on May 23.