34. Virudhunagar is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in South Tamil Nadu region of Tamil Nadu in South India. This semi-urban general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 16.85% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 0.13%. The estimated literacy level of Virudhunagar is 81.31%. 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, T Radhakrishnan of AIADMK won in this seat by defeating the MDMK candidate by a margin of 1,45,551 votes which was 14.40% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIADMK had a vote share of 40.23% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 26 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Manicka Tagore of INC emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the MDMK candidate by a margin of 15,764 votes which was 2.05% of the total votes polled. INC had a vote share of 40.02% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 16 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 74.91% and in 2009, the constituency registered 77.38% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Virudhunagar was: T Radhakrishnan (AIADMK) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 6,69,589 men, 6,80,818 women and 88 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Virudhunagar Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Virudhunagar is: 9.5822 77.9537
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: विरुधुनगर, तमिलनाडु (Hindi); বিরুদ্ধনগর, তাামিলনাড়ু (Bengali); विरुधुनगर, तामिळनाडू (Marathi); વિરુધુનગર, તામિલનાડુ (Gujarati); விருதுநகர், தமிழ்நாடு (Tamil); విరుదునగర్, తమిళనాడు (Telugu); ವಿರುಧುನಗರ್, ತಮಿಳು ನಾಡು (Kannada); വിരുതുനഗർ, തമിഴ് നാട് (Malayalam).
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