Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections 2021

Rajapalayam Assembly Election Results 2021

Rajapalayam is an assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu. In 2021 Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, the total percentage of voters in Rajapalayam Assembly Constituency was recorded at percent. Rajapalayam comes under Virudhunagar district of Tamil Nadu State.

Thangapandiyan (DMK), Rajendra Balaji (AIADMK), Vivekanandhan (AISMK), Jeyaraj (NTK), K.Kalimuthu (AMMK) are key candidates contested from Rajapalayam constituency in the 2021 Tamil Nadu Assembly elections along with many other independent candidates.
In 2021, Thangapandiyan of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam won the seat by defeating Rajendra Balaji of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam with a margin of 3898 votes.
Rajapalayam Assembly constituency falls under the Tenkasi Lok sabha constituency. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam candidate Dhanush M Kumar won from Tenkasi Lok Sabha (MP) Seat with the margin of 120286 votes by defeating Dr.krishnasamy.k of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam. Stay tuned with OneIndia for all the updates relating to this constituency. From campaign to election results, read all about Rajapalayam Vidhan Sabha (MLA) Constituency here. Find out who will be the winners, losers, victory margin and all other details on our special page.

Date of Polling: Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Date of Counting: Thursday, 8 December 2022
Total Voters: 2,38,701
Male: 1,16,258
Female: 1,22,414
Transgender: 29

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (2021)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Thangapandiyan DMK Winner 74,158 41.50% 3,898
Rajendra Balaji AIADMK Runner Up 70,260 39.32%
Jeyaraj NTK 3rd 15,593 8.73%
K.kalimuthu AMMK 4th 7,660 4.29%
Vivekanandhan AISMK 5th 4,059 2.27%
Ayyar V.k. PT 6th 3,388 1.90%
Nota None Of The Above 7th 1,875 1.05%
Manikumar M. IND 8th 548 0.31%
Jeyaprakash I. IND 9th 336 0.19%
Thangapandi S. IND 10th 264 0.15%
Vijayakumar E. IND 11th 140 0.08%
Kalimuthu K. IND 12th 120 0.07%
Thangapandi B. IND 13th 112 0.06%
Dharmalingam K. Republican Party of India (Athawale) 14th 109 0.06%
Selvaraj G. IND 15th 86 0.05%

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (2016)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Thangappandian. S. DMK Winner 74,787 44.41% 4,802
Shyam A.a.s. AIADMK Runner Up 69,985 41.56%
Gurusamy. A. CPI(M) 3rd 12,505 7.43%
Ramachandra Raja A.n. BJP 4th 3,435 2.04%
Jeyaraj. V. NTK 5th 2,414 1.43%
Others Others 6th 2,290 1.36%
Lakshmanan. P. PMK 7th 1,073 0.64%
Jeyaprakash. I. IND 8th 919 0.55%
Arasamani. K. MKK 9th 547 0.32%
Jeyaraj. T. IND 10th 451 0.27%
Thangapandi. S. IND 11th 402 0.24%
Thangaraj. K. IND 12th 354 0.21%
Periyasamy. A. IND 13th 312 0.19%
Thangeswaran. P. IND 14th 224 0.13%
Sakthivel.r. IND 15th 189 0.11%
Muthuvelan @ Saravanan. S. IND 16th 159 0.09%
Manmathan. M. IND 17th 146 0.09%
Kamatchi. R. YSP 18th 138 0.08%
Arjunan . K. IND 19th 136 0.08%
Kalyanasundaram. R.s IND 20th 123 0.07%
Balamurugan.v. United Communist Party of India 21th 99 0.06%

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (2011)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
K.gopalsamy AIADMK Winner 80,125 53.80% 21,432
S.thangapandian DMK Runner Up 58,693 39.41%
N.s.ramakrishnan BJP 3rd 5,428 3.64%
V.murugan IND 4th 736 0.49%
A.jakir Hussian IND 5th 701 0.47%
J.joseph Chellappah IND 6th 672 0.45%
S.manivasagam BSP 7th 625 0.42%
R.suria Maharaja IND 8th 570 0.38%
K.dharmalingam IND 9th 302 0.20%
M.manmadhan IND 10th 278 0.19%
P.ayyanar IND 11th 213 0.14%
P.saravanan IND 12th 202 0.14%
K.neerathilingam IND 13th 166 0.11%
V.selvaraj IND 14th 111 0.07%
B.kulanthaivel IND 15th 103 0.07%

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (2006)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Chandra. M. AIADMK Winner 58,320 39.00% 493
Rajan.v P DMK Runner Up 57,827 39.00%
Kalimuthu.p BSP 3rd 13,218 9.00%
Ayyanar. N. DMDK 4th 10,251 7.00%
Vijayakumari. R. FBL 5th 4,082 3.00%
Chellapandi. M. BJP 6th 1,640 1.00%
Muniasamy. P IND 7th 1,210 1.00%
Madasamy.i IND 8th 485 0.00%
Manmathan.m. IND 9th 403 0.00%
Periyashamy. A. IND 10th 181 0.00%
Duraibalan. D. IND 11th 179 0.00%
Seeinivasan. V. IND 12th 170 0.00%
Thangamuthu.m IND 13th 156 0.00%

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (2001)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Rajasekar M. AIADMK Winner 61,740 48.00% 9,595
Rajan V.p. DMK Runner Up 52,145 40.00%
Ramanathan P. MDMK 3rd 12,613 10.00%
Vellaichamy.m IND 4th 1,280 1.00%
Ramachandran.t IND 5th 736 1.00%
Muthusamy.m IND 6th 487 0.00%
Manmathan .m. IND 7th 333 0.00%
Muniasamy P. IND 8th 299 0.00%

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (1996)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
V.p. Rajan DMK Winner 49,984 37.00% 18,939
P. Prabakar AIADMK Runner Up 31,045 23.00%
K. Dhanuskodi JP 3rd 26,706 20.00%
T. Sadhan Thirumalikumar MDMK 4th 17,862 13.00%
M. Thangaraj BJP 5th 1,805 1.00%
C. Ayyadurai IND 6th 434 0.00%
M. Manmathan IND 7th 406 0.00%
O.s. Veluchami AIIC(T) 8th 355 0.00%
P. Kanthan IND 9th 245 0.00%
P. Nathan IND 10th 187 0.00%
G. Gurusamy IND 11th 164 0.00%
P. Ponraj IND 12th 131 0.00%
P. Ramji IND 13th 57 0.00%
D. Chellathurai Manopal IND 14th 46 0.00%

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (1991)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
T. Sathiah AIADMK Winner 68,657 62.00% 31,488
K. Dhunuskedi TMK Runner Up 37,169 33.00%
M. Poomari IND 3rd 687 1.00%
M. Sonai IND 4th 640 1.00%
T. Sakthivel PMK 5th 392 0.00%
C. Manisekar TMM 6th 261 0.00%
D. Chollathurai Manopal IND 7th 184 0.00%
M. Manmathan IND 8th 157 0.00%
M. P. Jeyapal IND 9th 65 0.00%

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (1989)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Rajan, V.p. DMK Winner 49,137 40.00% 4,015
Arunachalam M INC Runner Up 45,122 37.00%
Dhanuskodi, K. ADK(JL) 3rd 20,339 17.00%
Shanmugaveli, M. IND 4th 4,873 4.00%
Amirtharaj, T. IND 5th 366 0.00%
Thamilselvan, D. IND 6th 267 0.00%
Rajendran, M. IND 7th 235 0.00%
Perumal, A. IND 8th 147 0.00%
Nallathambi K.k IND 9th 89 0.00%

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (1984)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Raman, K. INC Winner 54,670 53.00% 9,746
Paulraj-i CPI Runner Up 44,924 43.00%
Pitchai Kannu-s IND 3rd 499 0.00%
Ramasamy, A. IND 4th 238 0.00%

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (1980)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Mokkian P. IND Winner 38,339 44.00% 8,581
Pottu Pottan K. INC(I) Runner Up 29,758 34.00%
Chinnaswamy A. IND 3rd 17,119 20.00%
Maran S.s. IND 4th 1,298 1.00%
Paraman K. IND 5th 489 1.00%

Rajapalayam Assembly election results (1977)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
K. Dhanuskodi AIADMK Winner 28,028 37.00% 3,847
K. Pottupoattan INC Runner Up 24,181 32.00%
J.s. Baliah JNP 3rd 11,702 16.00%
K. Andi Alias Gurusamy DMK 4th 10,220 14.00%
M. Sundaram IND 5th 382 1.00%
A. Ramaswamy IND 6th 136 0.00%

Rajapalayam Past Election Results

Year
Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
2021
Thangapandiyan DMK Winner 74,158 41.50% 3,898
Rajendra Balaji AIADMK Runner Up 70,260 39.32%
2016
Thangappandian. S. DMK Winner 74,787 44.41% 4,802
Shyam A.a.s. AIADMK Runner Up 69,985 41.56%
2011
K.gopalsamy AIADMK Winner 80,125 53.80% 21,432
S.thangapandian DMK Runner Up 58,693 39.41%
2006
Chandra. M. AIADMK Winner 58,320 39% 493
Rajan.v P DMK Runner Up 57,827 39%
2001
Rajasekar M. AIADMK Winner 61,740 48% 9,595
Rajan V.p. DMK Runner Up 52,145 40%
1996
V.p. Rajan DMK Winner 49,984 37% 18,939
P. Prabakar AIADMK Runner Up 31,045 23%
1991
T. Sathiah AIADMK Winner 68,657 62% 31,488
K. Dhunuskedi TMK Runner Up 37,169 33%
1989
Rajan, V.p. DMK Winner 49,137 40% 4,015
Arunachalam M INC Runner Up 45,122 37%
1984
Raman, K. INC Winner 54,670 53% 9,746
Paulraj-i CPI Runner Up 44,924 43%
1980
Mokkian P. IND Winner 38,339 44% 8,581
Pottu Pottan K. INC(I) Runner Up 29,758 34%
1977
K. Dhanuskodi AIADMK Winner 28,028 37% 3,847
K. Pottupoattan INC Runner Up 24,181 32%
Strike Rate
AIADMK 56%
DMK 44%
AIADMK won 5 times and DMK won 4 times since 1977 elections.

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