Palayamkottai is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency within the Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu
Palayamkottai Assembly Election 2021: Palayamkottai is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency within the Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu. It falls beneath the Tirunelveli Lok Sabha constituency.
In the 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly election, the Palayamkottai constituency had a complete of two,53,520 registered voters.
Voter turnout in earlier election
The voter turnout in Palayamkottai within the earlier Assembly election was 71.35 p.c.
Past election outcomes and winners
In the 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly election, TPM Mohideen Khan of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) received the Palayamkottai seat. Khan can also be the previous state setting minister. He received 67,463 votes, as towards 51,591 votes received by his major rival Hyder Ali SKA of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam occasion (AIADMK).
In the 2011 meeting elections, TPM Mohideen Khan once more received this seat by beating V Palani N of the Communist Party Of India (Marxist).
In 2012, a bypoll election was held within the seat wherein Okay Thondaiman from AIADMK received the seat towards DMDK’s J Hussain N.
Election date and timing
The Tamil Nadu Assembly polls will probably be held on 6 April 2021, together with Kerala and Puducherry. The day may also see section three polls in Assam and West Bengal. 92,000 polling cubicles will probably 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 will probably be accepted from then until 19 March. The scrutiny of nominations will probably be accomplished 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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