Thoothukudi (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Thoothukudi
Lok Sabha Constituency
Thoothukkudi lok sabha constituency.png
Area of Thoothukudi Lok Sabha Constituency
Member of Parliament
Incumbent Kanimozhi Karunanidhi
Parliamentary Party DMK
Elected Year 2019
Constituency Details
Established2009-present
ReservationGeneral
State TamilNadu Logo.svg Tamil Nadu,
Flag of India.svg  India
Total Electors14,27,783
Former MP J. Jeyasingh Thiyagaraj Natterjee
Most Successful Party DMK (2 times)
Assembly Constituencies

Thoothukudi Lok Sabha constituency (Tamil : தூத்துக்குடி மக்களவைத் தொகுதி) is one of the 39 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Tamil Nadu, a state in southern India.

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Assembly Segments

Thoothukudi Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following legislative assembly segments:

No.Constituency numberConstituency nameReserved for (SC/ST/None)
1213 Vilathikulam None
2214 Thoothukudi None
3215 Tiruchendur None
4216 Srivaikuntam None
5217 Ottapidaram SC
6218 Kovilpatti None

Members of Parliament

ElectionLok SabhaMemberPolitical PartyTenure
2009 15th S. R. Jeyadurai Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2009-2014
2014 16th J. Jeyasingh Thiyagaraj Natterjee All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2014-2019
2019 17th Kanimozhi Karunanidhi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2019- Incumbent

Election Results

Vote share of Winning candidates
2019
56.77%
2014
39.92%
2009
47.40%

General election 2019

2019 Indian general elections: Thoothukudi
PartyCandidateVotes%±
DMK Kanimozhi Karunanidhi 5,63,14356.77+30.37
BJP Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan 2,15,93421.77New
AMMK Dr. M. Bhuvaneswaran76,8667.75New
NTK S. Christantine Rajasekar49,2224.96New
MNM T. P. S. Pon Kumaran25,7022.59New
NOTA None of the above9,2340.93-0.32
Majority3,47,20935.00+21.48
Turnout 9,91,26369.43-0.53
DMK gain from AIADMK Swing +30.37

General election 2014

2014 Indian general elections: Thoothukudi
PartyCandidateVotes%±
AIADMK J. Jeyasingh Thiyagaraj Natterjee 3,66,05239.92+4.21
DMK P. Jegan2,42,05026.40-21.00
MDMK S. Joel1,82,19119.87New
INC A. P. C. V. Shanmugam63,0806.88New
AAP M. Pushparayan26,4762.89New
CPI A. Mohanraj14,9931.64New
NOTA None of the above11,4471.25New
Majority1,24,00213.52+1.84
Turnout 9,16,77869.96+0.82
AIADMK gain from DMK Swing +4.21

General election 2009

2009 Indian general elections: Thoothukudi [1]
PartyCandidateVotes%±
DMK S. R. Jeyadurai 3,11,01747.40New
AIADMK Dr. Cynthia Pandian2,34,36835.72New
DMDK M. S. Sunther61,4039.36New
BJP S. Saravanan27,0134.12New
BSP E. Pa. Jeevankumar6,7371.03New
Majority76,64911.68New
Turnout 6,56,16369.14New
DMK win (new seat)

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References

  1. "Constituency Wise Detailed Results" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 138. Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 August 2014. Retrieved 26 May 2014.

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