KAIPAMANGALAM

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Summary:

Kaipamangalam is a strong LDF constituency. In 2011,V. S. Sunil Kumar of Communist Party Of India defeated Umesh Challiyil of Janadhipathya Samrakshna Samithi by a margin of 13570 votes.

 

In 2016, while V.S.Sunil Kumar is back on LDF ticket, T.N. Prathapan contesting on the congress side could pose a significant challlenge. It is still not clear if T.N.Prathapan will be the candidate here.

Percentage votes since 1982:
YEAR LDF UDF BJP
percentage votes by alliance
1982 52 47
1987 48 44 7
1991 50 40 7
1996 51 37 7
2001 41 51 7
2006 46 44 8
2011 50 39 9
Winning Party votes since 1982:
YEAR WIN % 2ND
percentage margin of victory
1982 CPI 5 SRP
1987 CPI 4 INC
1991 CPI 10 IUML
1996 CPI 14 JSS
2001 JSS 10 CPI
2006 CPI 2 JSS
2011 CPI 11 JSS
Kaipamangalam 1982 election results:
Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
V. K. Rajan CPI 52
Kollikkathara Ravi SRP 47
P. V. Vijayan IND 0
Kaipamangalam 1987 election results:
Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
V. K. Rajan CPI 48
K. P. Dhanapalan INC 44
A. R. Sreenivasan HM 7
Kaipamangalam 1991 election results:
Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Meenakshi Thampan CPI 50
T. A. Ahamed Kabeer IUML 40
K. V. Appukuttan BJP 7
Kaipamangalam 1996 election results:
Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Meenakshi Thampan CPI 51
K. Venu JSS 37
P. N. Balakrishnan BJP 7
Kaipamangalam 2001 election results:
Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Umesh Challiyil JSS 51
Meenakshi Thampan CPI 41
Matambu Kunjukuttan BJP 7
Kaipamangalam 2006 election results:
Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. P. Rajendran CPI 46
Umesh Challiyil JSS 44
Mohan Sankar BJP 8
Kaipamangalam 2011 election results:
Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
V. S. Sunil Kumar CPI 50
Umesh Challiyil JSS 39
A. N. Radhakrishnan BJP 9