14. Kallakurichi is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in North Tamil Nadu region of Tamil Nadu in South India. This rural general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 27.67% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 7.59%. The estimated literacy level of Kallakurichi is 69.47%. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, there were a total of eligible electors and the voter turnout was calculated at %. The seat went to the polls on Phase 2 on Thursday, April 18, 2019.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, K Kamaraj of AIADMK won in this seat by defeating the DMK candidate by a margin of 2,23,507 votes which was 20.19% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIADMK had a vote share of 48.17% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 22 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Sankar Adhi of DMK emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the PMK candidate by a margin of 1,08,608 votes which was 12.70% of the total votes polled. DMK had a vote share of 42.53% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 29 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 78.41% and in 2009, the constituency registered 77.28% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Kallakurichi was: K Kamaraj (AIADMK) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 7,07,219 men, 7,05,147 women and 133 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Kallakurichi Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Kallakurichi is: 10.0635 79.1986
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: कल्लाकुरिची, तमिलनाडु (Hindi); কল্লাকুরুচি, তাামিলনাড়ু (Bengali); कल्लाकुरिची, तामिळनाडू (Marathi); કલાકુરિચી, તામિલનાડુ (Gujarati); கள்ளக்குறிச்சி, தமிழ்நாடு (Tamil); కల్లకురిచ్చి, తమిళనాడు (Telugu); ಕಲ್ಲಕುರಿಚಿ, ತಮಿಳು ನಾಡು (Kannada); കള്ളക്കുറിചി, തമിഴ് നാട് (Malayalam).
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