140. Tiruchirappalli (West) (Tiruchi (West), Trichy (West)) (तिरुचिरापल्ली (पश्चिम)), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in Kaveri Delta region and Tiruchirappalli district of Tamil Nadu. It shares a border with . Tiruchirappalli (West) is part of 24. Tiruchirappalli Lok Sabha/Parliamentary constituency. This seat can be categoried as: a Urban constituency.
This General Assembly constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 9.57%. The estimated literacy level of the district in which this constituency falls in is 83.56%.
In the 2021 elections, there were a total of 2,69,132 eligible electors, of which 1,29,764 were male, 1,39,351 female and 17 registered voters were of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Tiruchirappalli (West) in 2021 is 1074.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 2,54,751 eligible electors, of which 1,23,456 were male, 1,31,287 female and 8 voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, there were a total of 2,05,658 eligible electors, of which 1,01,598 were male, 1,04,060 female and 4 voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Tiruchirappalli (West) in 2016 was 30. In 2011, there were 64.
In the 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, Nehru.K.N of DMK won in this seat by defeating Manoharan.R of AIADMK by a margin of 28,415 votes which was 15.84% of the total votes polled in the constituency. DMK had a vote share of 51.3% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, N.Mariam Pitchai of AIADMK won in this seat defeating K.N.Nehru of DMK by a margin of 7,179 votes which was 4.65% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIADMK had a vote share of 50.21% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, INC got the most votes in 140. Tiruchirappalli (West) Assembly segment of Tiruchirappalli Lok Sabha constituency. AIADMK won the Tiruchirappalli Parliament seat.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, AIADMK got the most votes this Assembly segment and INC won the Tiruchirappalli Parliament seat.
NUMBER OF CONTESTANTS:
A total of 13 candidates contested in the 2021 elections. In 2016 there were 16 contestants and there were 15 candidates fighting for this seat in the 2011 Assembly polls.
The candidates contesting in the 2021 Tamil Nadu Assembly elections from Tiruchirappalli (West) are: Nehru, K N (DMK), Padmanathan, V (AIADMK), Abubacker Siddiq, M (MNM), Abdullah Hassan Faizy, R (SDPOI), Vinodh, V (NTK), Kalpana, T (IND), Sahabudheen, A J (IND), Sudha, R (IND), Sundar Rajulu, G (IND), Selvaraj, D (IND), Dheepan, M (IND), Vasudevan, A (IND), Shajahan, R (IND)
In the 2021 Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 67.01%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 70.53%, while it was 75.04% in 2011.
The seat went to the polls in Phase 1 of the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections 2021 on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Counting of votes are being held on Sunday, May 2, 2021.
NUMBER OF POLLING STATIONS:
In the 2021 elections there were a total of polling stations in 140. Tiruchirappalli (West) constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 271. In 2011 there were 240 polling stations.
140. Tiruchirappalli (West) constituency comprises of the following areas of Tiruchirappalli district of Tamil Nadu: Tiruchirappalli Taluk (Part) Tiruchirappalli (M Corp.) Ward No.39 to 42 and 44 to 60.. It shares an inter-state border with Tiruchirappalli.
The total area covered by Tiruchirappalli (West) is 37 square kilometres.
The geographic coordinates of Tiruchirappalli (West) is: 10°47’19.0"N 78°40’57.7"E.
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