Thrissur Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 20 parliamentary seats allotted to the southern state of Kerala.
Thrissur registered 77.85 percent voter turnout in 2019, a gain of 5.71 percent. The total number of electors in the constituency is 1336399 while the total voter turnout is 1040327. While in 2014, the constituency registered 72.14 per cent voter turnout. The total number of electors in the constituency was 1274081 while the total voter's turnout was 919184.
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.
TN Prathapan of the INC, Suresh Gopi of the BJP, Rajaji Mathew Thomas (CPI) are some of the noted candidates contesting from here.
Here's the full list of candidates contesting from the Thrissur Lok Sabha constituency of Kerala -
|1||NIKHIL CHANDRASEKHARAN||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|2||T. N. PRATHAPAN||Indian National Congress|
|3||RAJAJI MATHEW THOMAS||Communist Party of India|
|4||SURESH GOPI||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|5||N. D. VENU||Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) Red Star|
|6||PRAVEEN K. P.||Independent|
The election here was 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.
The Lok Sabha elections 2019 were held between April 11 and May 19.
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.