Lok Sabha Elections 2019


Chennai Central

The Chennai Central Lok Sabha Constituency of TAMIL NADU state is currently held by S R Vijayakumar of AIADMK. In the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, S R Vijayakumar beat Dayanidhi Maran of CONGRESS by receiving 40.9% per cent of the votes cast in this constituency.

The key candidates in the Chennai Central constituency for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 are Sam Paul S R of PMK and Dayanidhi Maran of DMK.

Chennai Central is one of the constituencies in 39-seat Tamil Nadu. At the time of the previous Lok Sabha elections in 2014, Chennai Central had 1,328,027 registered electors -- 665,278 of them male and 662,749 female. The constituency had seen a 61.36% voter turnout in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. In Chennai Central the male voter turnout was 63.47% and 59.24% female voters turned out for voting. A total of 20 candidates contested in this constituency -- S.D. Krishnakumar, S.R. Vijayakumar, J. Prabhakar, B. Ambeth Venkatesh, J. Constandine Ravindran, Muralikrishnan (A) Samaran, D. Babu, C.D. Meyyappan, Dayanidhi Maran, M. Prabakaran, M. Murugan, P. Manimaran, K.Raveendran, D. Ramesh, M. Mohamed Rasik, V. Chandramohan, T. Ravikumar, Auditor Gopinarayanan, P. Ahila, Arundhathi Jaiganesh (A) S.Jaiganesh . The participation of women candidates in this seat was 1.


Chennai Central CANDIDATES IN FRAY IN 2019

Constituency Candidate Name Photo Gender Category Party
Chennai Central Sam Paul S R Sam Paul S R M GEN PMK
Chennai Central Dayanidhi Maran Dayanidhi Maran M GEN DMK