Hyderabad, May 23: The counting of votes for the Dharmapuri Lok Sabha Constituency began at 8 AM on Thursday, May 23. This is one of the 39 Parliamentary constituencies in Tamil Nadu which went to poll on April 18. Dharmapuri, a city in Kongu Nadu region in the western part of Tamil Nadu, is located at 126 km from Bengaluru and 300 km from Chennai. The total geographical area of Dharmapuri District is 4497.77 km, that is, 3.46% of Tamil Nadu. The constituency number of Dharmapuri is 10 and is not reserved for any category i.e. it falls into the General Category. 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.
In the run up to the 2019 Lok Sabha Polls, the Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) has fielded former Union Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss in Dharmapuri while the Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) has given its ticket to P. Palaniappan. Tamil Nadu Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Dates: Constituency-Wise Complete Schedule Of Voting And Results For General Elections.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Schedule for Dharmapuri 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|
Watch: Details of Phase II of Lok Sabha Polls 2019
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|
Polling in all the 39 parliamentary seats of Tamil Nadu will be held in the second phase on April 18. The counting of votes will take place on May 23. Out of the 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu, the BJP to contest 5 seats while the AIADMK is contesting on 27 seats. 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, Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK)'s Anbumani Ramadoss had won the Dharmapuri seat after defeating Mohan.P.S of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK).