PUNALUR

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Summary:

Punalur is a strong LDF constituency. In 2011,K. Raju of Communist Party Of India defeated Johnson Abraham of Indian National Congress by a margin of 18005 votes.


Percentage votes since 1982:


YEAR LDF UDF BJP
percentage votes by alliance
1982 48 50 0
1987 49 38 4
1991 48 49 2
1996 51 45 4
2001 48 47 4
2006 52 45 1
2011 55 41 3


Winning Party votes since 1982:


YEAR WIN % 2ND
percentage margin of victory
1982 KCJ 2 CPI
1987 CPI 11 KCJ
1991 INC 1 CPI
1996 CPI 6 INC
2001 CPI 1 INC
2006 CPI 7 CMP
2011 CPI 14 INC


Punalur 1982 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Sam Oommen KCJ 50
P. K. Sreenivasan CPI 48
K. Vasudevan Pillai BJP 0


Punalur 1987 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
J. Chitharanjan CPI 49
Surendran Pillai KCJ 38
Ind IND 8


Punalur 1991 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Punalur Madhu INC 49
Mullakkara Ratnakaran CPI 48
S. Vijayan BJP 2


Punalur 1996 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
P. K. Sreenivasan CPI 51
Punalur Madhu INC 45
Vettithitta Sasidharan BJP 4


Punalur 2001 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
P. S. Supal CPI 48
A. Hidur Muhammed INC 47
B. Radhamani BJP 4


Punalur 2006 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. Raju CPI 52
M. V. Raghavan CMP 45
Thollur Rajagopalan BSP 1


Punalur 2011 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. Raju CPI 55
Johnson Abraham INC 41
B. Radhamani BJP 3