Sulur is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency within the Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu
Sulur is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency within the Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu. It falls underneath the Coimbatore Lok Sabha constituency.
In the 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly election, the Sulur constituency had a complete of two,81,890 registered voters.
Voter turnout in earlier election
The voter turnout in Sulur within the earlier Assembly election was 75.60 %.
Past election outcomes and winners
In the 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly election, R Kanagaraj of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) gained the Sulur seat. He gained 1,00,977 votes, as in opposition to 64,346 votes gained by his most important rival VMC Manoharan of the Indian National Congress (INC).
However, Kanagaraj handed away resulting from a cardiac arrest on 21 March, 2019. In bypolls held later that 12 months, the AIADMK’s VP Kandhasamy gained in opposition to the DMK’s Pongalur N Palanisamy.
In the 2011 election, Ok Thinakaran of the Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam had gained the Sulur seat by defeating ER Eswaran of the Kongunadu Munnetra Kazhagam (KNMK).
Election date and timing
The Tamil Nadu Assembly polls can be held on 6 April 2021, together with Kerala and Puducherry. The day will even see section three polls in Assam and West Bengal. 92,000 polling cubicles can 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 can be accepted from then until 19 March. The scrutiny of nominations can 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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