PALAKKAD

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Summary:

Palakkad is a swing constituency. In 2011,Shafi Parambil of Indian National Congress defeated K. K. Divakaran of Communist Party Of India- Marxist by a margin of 7403 votes.


Percentage votes since 1982:


YEAR LDF UDF BJP
percentage votes by alliance
1982 39 44 14
1987 37 44 14
1991 41 44 11
1996 43 43 13
2001 39 49 11
2006 37 36 25
2011 36 42 20


Winning Party votes since 1982:


YEAR WIN % 2ND
percentage margin of victory
1982 PSP 5 CS
1987 UDF 7 CPM
1991 INC 3 CPM
1996 CPM 0 INC
2001 INC 10 CPM
2006 CPM 1 INC
2011 INC 6 CPM


Palakkad 1982 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
C. M. Sundaram PSP 44
N. A. Karim CS 39
O. Rajagopal BJP 14


Palakkad 1987 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
C. M. Sundaram UDF 44
Girija Surendran CPM 37
V. S. Muthuswamy BJP 14


Palakkad 1991 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
C. M. Sundaram INC 44
M. S. Gopalakrishnan CPM 41
T. M. P. Iyer BJP 11


Palakkad 1996 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
T. K. Noushad CPM 43
C. M. Sundaram INC 43
S. R. Balasubramanyan BJP 13


Palakkad 2001 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. Sankara Narayanan INC 49
T. K. Noushad CPM 39
Rema Reghunandan BJP 11


Palakkad 2006 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. K. Divakaran CPM 37
A. V. Gopinathan Nair INC 36
O. Rajagopal BJP 25


Palakkad 2011 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Shafi Parambil INC 42
K. K. Divakaran CPM 36
C. Udaybhaskar BJP 20