16. Namakkal is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in West Tamil Nadu region of Tamil Nadu in South India. This semi-urban general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 20.16% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 3.3%. The estimated literacy level of Namakkal is 73.37%. 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, Sundaram P R of AIADMK won in this seat by defeating the DMK candidate by a margin of 2,94,374 votes which was 27.80% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIADMK had a vote share of 53.20% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 26 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Gandhiselvan S of DMK emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the ADMK candidate by a margin of 1,02,431 votes which was 12.10% of the total votes polled. DMK had a vote share of 43.89% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 25 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 79.73% and in 2009, the constituency registered 78.7% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Namakkal was: P R Sundaram (AIADMK) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 6,61,113 men, 6,68,368 women and 71 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Namakkal Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Namakkal is: 11.2192 78.1679
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: नामाक्कल, तमिलनाडु (Hindi); নামাক্কুল, তাামিলনাড়ু (Bengali); नामाक्कल, तामिळनाडू (Marathi); નમકાલ, તામિલનાડુ (Gujarati); நாமக்கல், தமிழ்நாடு (Tamil); నామక్కల్, తమిళనాడు (Telugu); ನಾಮಕ್ಕಲ್, ತಮಿಳು ನಾಡು (Kannada); നാമക്കൽ, തമിഴ് നാട് (Malayalam).
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