THIRUVANANTHAPURAM

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Summary:

Thiruvananthapuram is a swing constituency. In 2011,V. S. Sivakumar of Indian National Congress defeated V. Surendran Pillai of Kct by a margin of 5352 votes.


Percentage votes since 1982:


YEAR LDF UDF BJP
percentage votes by alliance
1982 40 49 8
1987 34 40 21
1991 39 48 9
1996 46 38 9
2001 43 52
2006 49 30
2011 41 46 11


Winning Party votes since 1982:


YEAR WIN % 2ND
percentage margin of victory
1982 IUML 9 RSP
1987 INC 6 RSP
1991 INC 9 KCJ
1996 KCJ 8 INC
2001 CMP 9 KCJ
2006 KCJ 19 DIC
2011 INC 5 KCT


Thiruvananthapuram 1982 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
P. A. Muhammed Kannu IUML 49
T. J. Chandrachoodan RSP 40
K. Ayyappan Pillai BJP 8


Thiruvananthapuram 1987 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
M. M. Hassan INC 40
T. J. Chandrachoodan RSP 34
Kerala Varma Raja HM 21


Thiruvananthapuram 1991 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
M. M. Hassan INC 48
Antony Raju KCJ 39
V. N. Gopalakrishnan Nair BJP 9


Thiruvananthapuram 1996 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Antony Raju KCJ 46
M. M. Hassan INC 38
B. K. Sekhar BJP 9


Thiruvananthapuram 2001 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
M. V. Raghavan CMP 52
Antony Raju KCJ 43
M. C. Raghavan AMDP 1


Thiruvananthapuram 2006 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
V. Surendran Pillai KCJ 49
Sobhana George DIC 30
T. Sarathchandra Prasad IND 14


Thiruvananthapuram 2011 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
V. S. Sivakumar INC 46
V. Surendran Pillai KCT 41
B. K. Shekar BJP 11