The Coimbatore constituency in Tamil Nadu is one of the 39 constituencies in Tamil Nadu. This constituency is the largest city of the Kongu Nadu region of Tamil Nadu and the district headquarters of the Coimbatore district. The constituency number of Coimbatore is 20 and is not reserved for any category, which means this constituency falls into the General Category. This constituency came into existence in 1952. Before delimitation in 2009, it consisted of the following constituencies- Singanallur, Coimbatore West, Coimbatore East, Perur, Palladam and Tiruppur. Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Schedule: Voting In 7 Phases From April 11 to May 19, Counting And Results On May 23; Check All Dates For General Elections.
This constituency represents the Coimbatore District and has 1,163,781 voters and consists of 1,163,781 number of electorates in totality. Out of the total voters, 591,518 are males and 572,263 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data. Tamil and English are the official languages in this constituency. Tamil Nadu Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Dates: Constituency-Wise Complete Schedule Of Voting And Results For General Elections.
In the run up to the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and AIADMK alliance candidate CP Radhakrishnan has been given the ticket. Radhakrishnan is a former MP and was also previously the BJP’s state chief. Meanwhile, the CPM has given its ticket to its candidate P R Natarajan.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Schedule for Coimbatore Constituency:
|Issue of Notification||March 19|
|Last date for filing nomination||March 26|
|Scrutiny of nomination||March 27|
|Last date for withdrawal of candidature||March 29|
|Date Of Poll||April 18|
|Date of Result||May 23|
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List of States And Constituencies That Will Vote On April 18 In Phase II
|State (No. of seats voting in this phase)||Constituencies|
|Assam (5)||Karimganj, Silchar, autonomous district, Mangaldoi, Nawgong|
|Bihar (5)||Kishanganj, Katihar, Purnia, Bhagalpur, Banka|
|Chhattisgarh (3)||Rajnandgaon, Mahasamund, Kanker|
|Jammu And Kashmir (2)||Srinagar, Udhampur|
|Karnataka (14)||Udupi Chikmagalur, Hassan, Dakshina Kannada, Chitradurga, Tumkur, Mandya, Mysore, Chamarajanagar, Bangalore Rural, Bangalore North, Bangalore Central, Bangalore South, Chikkballapur, Kolar|
|Maharashtra (10)||Buldhana, Akola, Amravati, Hingoli, Nanded, Parbhani, Beed, Osmanabad, Latur, Solapur|
|Manipur (1)||Inner Manipur|
|Odisha (5)||Bargarh, Sundargarh, Bolangir, Kandhamal, Aska|
|Tamil Nadu (39)||Thiruvallur, Chennai North, Chennai South, Chennai Central, Sriperumbudur, Kancheepuram, Arakkonam, Vellore, Krishnagiri, Dharmapuri, Tiruvannamalai, Arani, Villupuram, Kallakurichi, Salem, Namakkal, Erode, Tiruppur, Nilgiris, Coimbatore, Pollachi, Dindigul, Karur, Tiruchirappalli, Perambalur, Cuddalore, Chidambaram, Mayiladuturai, Nagapattinam, Thanjavur, Sivaganga, Madurai, Theni, Virudhunagar, Ramanathapuram, Thoothukudi, Tenkasi, Tirunelveli, Kanyakumari|
|Tripura (1)||Tripura East|
|Uttar Pradesh (8)||Nagina, Amroha, Bulandshahr, Aligarh, Hathras, Mathura, Agra, Fatehpur Sikri|
|West Bengal (3)||Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling, Raiganj|
All the 39 seats in Tamil Nadu will got to polls on April 18. The last day of filing nomination for the polls in March 26 while the last day of withdrawal of candidature is March 29.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha Polls, Nagarajan P of the Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) party had won the Coimbatore seat by defeating BJP candidate Radhakrishnan, C.P. AIADMK candidate Nagarajan had won the seat by 389,701 votes.