23. Karur is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in Cauvery Delta region of Tamil Nadu in South India. This semi-urban general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 19.37% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 0.05%. The estimated literacy level of Karur is 74.47%. 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, MThambidurai of AIADMK won in this seat by defeating the DMK candidate by a margin of 1,95,247 votes which was 18.66% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIADMK had a vote share of 51.67% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 25 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Thambidurai M of AIADMK emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the DMK candidate by a margin of 47,254 votes which was 5.73% of the total votes polled. AIADMK had a vote share of 46.12% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 38 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 80.65% and in 2009, the constituency registered 81.46% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Karur was: M Thambi Durai (AIADMK) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 6,41,693 men, 6,56,598 women and 31 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Karur Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Karur is: 10.9604 78.0776
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: करूर, तमिलनाडु (Hindi); কারুর, তাামিলনাড়ু (Bengali); करूर, तामिळनाडू (Marathi); કારુર, તામિલનાડુ (Gujarati); கரூர், தமிழ்நாடு (Tamil); కరూర్, తమిళనాడు (Telugu); ಕರೂರ್, ತಮಿಳು ನಾಡು (Kannada); കാരുർ, തമിഴ് നാട് (Malayalam).
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