21. Pollachi 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 19.34% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 1.02%. The estimated literacy level of Pollachi is 79.81%. 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, Mahendran C of AIADMK won in this seat by defeating the BJP candidate by a margin of 1,40,974 votes which was 13.92% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIADMK had a vote share of 41.19% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 18 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Sugumar K of AIADMK emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the DMK candidate by a margin of 46,025 votes which was 5.96% of the total votes polled. AIADMK had a vote share of 39.64% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 22 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 73.31% and in 2009, the constituency registered 75.83% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Pollachi was: C Mahendran (AIADMK) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 6,86,943 men, 6,94,524 women and 38 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Pollachi Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Pollachi is: 10.6588 77.0087
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: पोल्लाची, तमिलनाडु (Hindi); পোলাচি, তাামিলনাড়ু (Bengali); पोल्लाची, तामिळनाडू (Marathi); પોલાચી, તામિલનાડુ (Gujarati); பொள்ளாச்சி, தமிழ்நாடு (Tamil); పొల్లాచ్చి, తమిళనాడు (Telugu); ಪೊಲ್ಲಾಚಿ, ತಮಿಳು ನಾಡು (Kannada); പൊള്ളാച്ചി, തമിഴ് നാട് (Malayalam).
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