49. Thrithala (തൃത്താല), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in Malabar region and Palakkad district of Kerala. It shares a border with . Thrithala is part of 7. Ponnani Lok Sabha/Parliamentary constituency. This seat can be categoried as: a constituency.
This General Assembly constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 18.54%. The estimated literacy level of the district in which this constituency falls in is 88.49%.
In the 2021 elections, there were a total of 1,94,108 eligible electors, of which 94,540 were male, 99,566 female and 2 registered voters were of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Thrithala in 2021 is 1053.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 1,78,784 eligible electors, of which 85,858 were male, 92,926 female and voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 Kerala Assembly elections, there were a total of 1,55,638 eligible electors, of which 74,055 were male, 81,583 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Thrithala in 2016 was 313. In 2011, there were 275.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 Kerala Assembly elections, V.T. Balram of INC won in this seat by defeating Subaida Ishac of CPIM by a margin of 10,547 votes which was 7.48% of the total votes polled in the constituency. INC had a vote share of 47.16% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Adv.V.T. Balram of INC won in this seat defeating Mammikutty. P of CPIM by a margin of 3,197 votes which was 2.62% of the total votes polled in the constituency. INC had a vote share of 47.37% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, IUML got the most votes in 49. Thrithala Assembly segment of Ponnani Lok Sabha constituency. IUML won the Ponnani Parliament seat.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, IND got the most votes this Assembly segment and IUML won the Ponnani Parliament seat.
Number of contestants: A total of 11 candidates contested in the 2021 elections. In 2016 there were 9 contestants and there were 8 candidates fighting for this seat in the 2011 Assembly polls.
Candidates 2021: The candidates contesting in the 2021 Kerala Assembly elections from Thrithala are: V T Balram (INC), Rajagopal Thrithala (BSP), M B Rajesh (CPIM), Adv:Sanku T Das (BJP), Abdul Nazar M K (SDPOI), Noorudheen E V (IND), Balaraman K S/O Kunjunni (IND), T T Balaraman S/O Krishnan Nair (IND), Rajesh S/O Raman E (IND), Sreenivas Kuruppath (IND), Hussain Thattathazhath (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 Kerala Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 77.04%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 78.9%, while it was 78.46% in 2011.
Poll dates: The seat went to the polls in Phase 1 of the Kerala Assembly elections 2021 on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Counting of votes are being held on Sunday, May 2, 2021.
Number of polling stations: In the 2021 elections there were a total of polling stations in 49. Thrithala constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 131. In 2011 there were 127 polling stations.
Extent: 49. Thrithala constituency comprises of the following areas of Palakkad district of Kerala: Anakkara, Chalissery, Kappur, Nagalassery, Parudur, Pattithara, Thirumittacode and Thrithala Panchayats in Ottappalam Taluk.. It shares an inter-state border with Palakkad.
The total area covered by Thrithala is 196 square kilometres.
Map location:The geographic coordinates of Thrithala is: 10°47'00.2"N 76°06'12.6"E.
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