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Salem 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 Salem Lok Sabha Constituency of Tamil Nadu.

Salem Lok Sabha Constituency of Tamil Nadu: Full list of candidates, polling dates
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Salem Lok Sabha Constituency is one of the 39 parliamentary constituencies of the southern state of Tamil Nadu. It was formed prior to the 1952 elections.

Salem registered 77.33 percent voter turnout in 2019, a gain of 0.6 percent. The total number of electors in the constituency is 1611982 while the total voter turnout is 1246483. While in 2014, the constituency registered 76.73 percent voter turnout. The total number of electors in the constituency was 1497515 while the total voter's turnout was 1149020.

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

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Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Salem Lok Sabha Constituency of Tamil Nadu.

SL. NO. Candidate Name Party Name
1 SADAIYAN.M Bahujan Samaj Party
2 SARAVANAN.K.R.S All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
3 PARTHIBAN.S.R Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
4 SILAMBARASAN.C Tamil Nadu Ilangyar Katchi
5 PRABHU MANIKANDAN.M Makkal Needhi Maiam
6 MOHAN.P SOCIALIST UNITY CENTRE OF INDIA (COMMUNIST)
7 RASA.A Naam Tamilar Katchi
8 AHAMED SHAHJAHAN.M Independent
9 KALAIMANNAN.C Independent
10 SIVARAMAN.S Independent
11 SURULIVEL.N.K Independent
12 SELVAM.S.K Independent
13 TAMILARASAN.T Independent
14 NATARAJAN.C Independent
15 PRAVINA.G Independent
16 MANIMARAN.C Independent
17 MADESWARAN.S Independent
18 MURTHY KAMARAJAR.M Independent
19 RAVI.A Independent
20 RAMACHANDRAN.K.T Independent
21 RAJA.A Independent
22 HARIHARAN.K Independent

Pannerselvam V of the AIADMK is the present Lok Sabha MP of Salem Parliamentary Constituency.

He got 556,546 votes and defeated Umarani SF of the DMK who bagged 288,936 votes.