8. Vellore is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in North Tamil Nadu region of Tamil Nadu in South India. This semi-urban general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 22.97% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 1.53%. The estimated literacy level of Vellore is 79.53%. 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 on , Deferred.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Senguttuvan B of AIADMK won in this seat by defeating the BJP candidate by a margin of 59,393 votes which was 6.10% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIADMK had a vote share of 39.39% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 24 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Abdul Rahman of DMK emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the ADMK candidate by a margin of 1,07,393 votes which was 14.83% of the total votes polled. DMK had a vote share of 49.78% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 24 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 74.31% and in 2009, the constituency registered 71.69% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Vellore was: B Senguttuvan (AIADMK) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 6,52,066 men, 6,60,173 women and 20 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Vellore Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Vellore is: 12.9072 79.131
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: वेल्लौर, तमिलनाडु (Hindi); ভেলোর, তামিলনাড়ু (Bengali); वेल्लोर, तामिळनाडू (Marathi); નેલ્લોર, તામિલનાડુ (Gujarati); வேலூர், தமிழ்நாடு (Tamil); వెల్లూర్, తమిళనాడు (Telugu); ವೆಲ್ಲೂರ್, ತಮಿಳು ನಾಡು (Kannada); വെല്ലൂർ, തമിഴ് നാട് (Malayalam).
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