KERALA ELECTIONS – INSIGHTS

Where can BJP win in Kerala?

April 16th, 2016|0 Comments

.... opens up the possibility of a tectonic realignment of alliance politics in Kerala with Muslim League switching to the Left

Winners and losers: Kerala elections

April 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Interestingly the party that has contested most number of seats in Kerala in last seven elections has not won even a single seat. That distinction goes to Bharatiya Janata Party which has contested a whopping 850 seats in past 35 years and lost every single one of them.

Bellwether of Kerala Elections

March 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Ever wondered which constituencies reflect the mood of the state. Ollur in Thrissur has predicted every election since 1982, sending MLAs to

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Wayanad Assembly Elections

March 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Indian National Congress has won two thirds of all elections in Wayanad since 1982, but in recent times all three assembly constituencies in the district are in play with LDF winning Mananthavady, Sulthanbathery and Kalpetta in 2006. Median margin in Mananthavady and Kalpetta are above 10% which is above average and shows clear waves and swings.

Thrissur Assembly Elections

March 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Thrissur is home to Ollur, the only true bellwether of Kerala elections. A swing district, Thrissur has 5 LDF leaning constituencies including left bastion of Kaipamangalam and one UDF fort manned by Therambil Ramakrishnan. With 7 swing constituencies, Thrissur decides how central Kerala swings. A notable constituency is Kunnamkulam characterised by wafer thin margins.

Thiruvananthapuram Assembly Elections

March 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Thiruvananthapuram is a classic bellwether district with LDF and UDF virtually splitting the 98 elections since 1982 in half. Bharatiya Janata Party’s biggest bet in 2016, Trivandrum has 4 UDF leaning seats and 3 that lean LDF, including two left bastions of Attingal and Chirayinkeezhu. Half the constituencies have a habit of swinging either way and hence the district more often than not reflects the mood of the state’s electorate.

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KOCHI

ANGAMALY

March 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Angamaly is a swing constituency. In 2011,Jose Thettayil of Janata Dal- Secular defeated Johnny Nelloor of Kerala Congress Jacob by a margin of 7170 votes.

THRIKKAKARA

March 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Thrikkakara is a slightly UDF leaning constituency. In 2011,Benny Behanan of Indian National Congress defeated M. E. Hassainar of Communist Party Of India- Marxist by a margin of 22406 votes.

ALUVA

March 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Aluva is a swing constituency. In 2011,Anwar Sadath of Indian National Congress defeated A. M. Yousuf of Communist Party Of India- Marxist by a margin of 13214 votes.

KOLLAM

ERAVIPURAM

March 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Eravipuram is a slightly left leaning constituency. In 2011,A. A. Azeez of Revolutionary Socialist Party defeated P. K. K. Bava of Indian Union Muslim League by a margin of 8012 votes.

CHADAYAMANGALAM

March 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Chadayamangalam is a slightly left leaning constituency. In 2011,Mullakkara Ratnakaran of Communist Party Of India defeated Shahida Kamal of Indian National Congress by a margin of 23624 votes.

CHAVARA

March 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Chavara is a swing constituency. In 2011,Shibu Baby John of Revolutionary Socialist Party- Bolshevik defeated N. K. Premachandran of Revolutionary Socialist Party by a margin of 6061 votes.

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