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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Tiruchirappalli constituency in Tamil Nadu

In 2014, Kumar P of AIADMK defeated DMK’s Anbhalagan by more than 1.5 lakh votes. The seat has been with AIADK since 2001 by-poll, barring one term in 2004 when MDMK’s L Ganesan won

constituency watch Updated: Apr 15, 2019 09:26 IST
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Hindustan Times
TIRUCHIRAPPALLI Lok Sabha 2019 Constituency Details,TIRUCHIRAPPALLI Profile,Tamil Nadu General Elections 2019
Tamil Nadu’s 39 parliamentary seats will go to polls in a single phase on April 18.(Anshuman Poyrekar/HT PHOTO)

The Tiruchirappalli Lok Sabha Constituency, one of Tamil Nadu’s 39 seats, comprises six Vidhan Sabha segments of which one is reserved for the SC category.

In 2014, Kumar P of AIADMK defeated DMK’s Anbhalagan by more than 1.5 lakh votes. The seat has been with AIADK since 2001 by-poll, barring one term in 2004 when MDMK’s L Ganesan won

Tamil Nadu’s 39 parliamentary seats will go to polls in a single phase on April 18.

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Here are some details about Tiruchirappalli Lok Sabha seat:

State: Tamil Nadu

Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Tiruchirappalli

2019 candidates: Su. Thirunnavukkarasar (Congress), Balamurugan. S (BSP), Dr. Elangovan. V (DMDK)

Polling date: April 18

Sitting MP, party: Kumar.P, AIADMK

Winning margin in 2014: 150,476

Runner up name, party: Anbhalagan.Mu, DMK

Number of voters in 2014: 988,808

Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 71%

Number of women voters in 2014: 496,200

Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,497

First Published: Apr 10, 2019 18:46 IST