KOLLAM

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Summary:

Kollam is a swing constituency. In 2011,P. K. Gurudasan of Communist Party Of India- Marxist defeated K. C. Rajan of Indian National Congress by a margin of 8540 votes.


Percentage votes since 1982:


YEAR LDF UDF BJP
percentage votes by alliance
1982 42 52
1987 49 35 12
1991 45 50 3
1996 49 43 5
2001 41 54 4
2006 55 41 4
2011 51 43 4


Winning Party votes since 1982:


YEAR WIN % 2ND
percentage margin of victory
1982 RSPS 10 RSP
1987 RSP 14 RSPS
1991 INC 5 RSP
1996 RSP 6 INC
2001 RSPB 13 RSP
2006 CPM 14 RSPM
2011 CPM 8 INC


Kollam 1982 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Kadavur Sivadasan RSPS 52
S. Thyagarajan RSP 42
N. Rajagopalan IND 2


Kollam 1987 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Babu Divakaran RSP 49
Kadavur Sivadasan RSPS 35
G. Rajendran BJP 12


Kollam 1991 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. Sivadasan INC 50
Babu Divakaran RSP 45
K. Raghavan Nair BJP 3


Kollam 1996 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Babu Divakaran RSP 49
Kadavur Sivadasan INC 43
P. Radhakrishnan BJP 5


Kollam 2001 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Babu Divakaran RSPB 54
Kallada Vijayam RSP 41
A. Parameswaran Pillai BJP 4


Kollam 2006 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
P. K. Gurudasan CPM 55
Babu Divakaran RSPM 41
C. Thampi BJP 4


Kollam 2011 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
P. K. Gurudasan CPM 51
K. C. Rajan INC 43
G. Hari BJP 4