Kangayam is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency within the Tirupur district of Tamil Nadu.
Kangayam is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency within the Tirupur district of Tamil Nadu. It falls beneath the Erode Lok Sabha constituency.
In the 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly election, the Kangayam constituency had a complete of two,38,070 registered voters.
Voter turnout in earlier election
The voter turnout in Kangayam within the earlier Assembly election was 76.83 p.c.
Past election outcomes and winners
In the 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly election, U Thaniyarasu of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) gained the Kangayam seat. He gained 83,081 votes, as in opposition to 70,190 votes gained by his principal rival P Gopi of the Indian National Congress (INC).
In the 2011 election, Nsn Nataraj of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) had gained the Kangayam seat by a margin of 41,765 votes.
Election date and timing
The Tamil Nadu Assembly polls shall be held on 6 April 2021, together with Kerala and Puducherry. The day can even see part three polls in Assam and West Bengal. 92,000 polling cubicles shall be there for the meeting polls. The counting of the votes is scheduled for two May.
The official notification of the Assembly polls within the state is scheduled for 12 March. The nomination of candidates shall be accepted from then until 19 March. The scrutiny of nominations shall be performed on 20 March and the final date for withdrawal of candidature is 22 March.
The Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly has a complete variety of 234 seats, of which 45 are reserved constituencies (42 SC constituencies and three ST Constituencies). The present time period of the Assembly ends on 24 May 2021.
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