Dharmapuri Lok Sabha Constituency in Tamil Nadu Live Results 2019: Leading Candidates From The Seat, 2014 Winning MP And More
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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
Puducherry (1) Puducherry

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).

Tamil Nadu-Dharmapuri
Results
O.S.N. Candidate Party EVM Votes Postal Votes Total Votes % of Votes
1SIVANANDHAM. C.Bahujan Samaj Party59684460120.49
2DNV SENTHILKUMAR. S.Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam568310667857498847.01
3ANNADHURAI. K.Ganasangam Party of India89962190170.74
4ANBUMANI RAMADOSSPattali Makkal Katchi501013322250423541.22
5RAJASEKAR. D.Makkal Needhi Maiam15481133156141.28
6RUKMANIDEVI. R.Naam Tamilar Katchi19483191196741.61
7ARIVAZHAGAN. P.Independent1477514820.12
8DR. ELANGO. S.Independent108228108300.89
9SAKTHIVEL. V.Independent1500315030.12
10SARAVANAN. S.Independent1061110620.09
11DURAI. S.Independent1289412930.11
12PADMARAJAN. K. DR.Independent2856628620.23
13PALANIAPPAN. P.Independent53155500536554.39
14MANIVASAGAM. C.Independent4425244270.36
15VENKATACHALAM. C.Independent3171131720.26
16NOTANone of the Above1330475133791.09
Total 1212311108941223205