PALAI

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Summary:

Palai is a UDF bastion. In 2011,K. M. Mani of Kerala Congress- Mani defeated Mani C. Kappen of National Congress Party by a margin of 5259 votes.


Percentage votes since 1982:


YEAR LDF UDF BJP
percentage votes by alliance
1982 40 58
1987 42 55
1991 38 56 5
1996 33 61 4
2001 37 63
2006 43 52 4
2011 45 49 5


Winning Party votes since 1982:


YEAR WIN % 2ND
percentage margin of victory
1982 KCM 18 LDF
1987 KCM 13 CS
1991 KCM 18 LDF
1996 KCM 28 CPM
2001 KCM 26 NCP
2006 KCM 9 NCP
2011 KCM 4 NCP


Palai 1982 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. M. Mani KCM 58
J. A. Chacko LDF 40
Joseph Cherian IND 1


Palai 1987 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. M. Mani KCM 55
K. S. Sebastian CS 42
Ind IND 3


Palai 1991 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. M. Mani KCM 56
George C. Kappan LDF 38
Narayanan Namboothiri BJP 5


Palai 1996 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. M. Mani KCM 61
C. K. Jeevan CPM 33
P. R. Muraleedharan BJP 4


Palai 2001 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. M. Mani KCM 63
Uzhavoor Vijayan NCP 37


Palai 2006 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. M. Mani KCM 52
Mani C. Kappan NCP 43
Jayasooryan BJP 4


Palai 2011 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. M. Mani KCM 49
Mani C. Kappen NCP 45
B. Vijayakumar BJP 5