31. Sivaganga (Shivaganga) is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in South Tamil Nadu region of Tamil Nadu in South India. This rural general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 16.38% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 0.05%. The estimated literacy level of Sivaganga is 79.08%. 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, P R Senthilnathan of AIADMK won in this seat by defeating the DMK candidate by a margin of 2,29,385 votes which was 22.33% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIADMK had a vote share of 46.35% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 27 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Chidambaram P of INC emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the ADMK candidate by a margin of 3,354 votes which was 0.43% of the total votes polled. INC had a vote share of 43.12% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 20 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 72.75% and in 2009, the constituency registered 70.98% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Sivaganga was: P R Senthilnathan (AIADMK) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 7,04,489 men, 7,07,884 women and 0 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Sivaganga Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Sivaganga is: 9.8487 78.487
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: शिवगंगा, तमिलनाडु (Hindi); শিবগঙ্গা, তাামিলনাড়ু (Bengali); शिवगंगा, तामिळनाडू (Marathi); સિવાગંગા, તામિલનાડુ (Gujarati); சிவகங்கை, தமிழ்நாடு (Tamil); శివగంగ, తమిళనాడు (Telugu); ಶಿವಗಂಗಾ, ತಮಿಳು ನಾಡು (Kannada); ശിവഗംഗ, തമിഴ് നാട് (Malayalam).
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