Karur Lok Sabha Constituency


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Karur is a Lok Sabha (Parliament of India) constituency in Tamil Nadu.

1 Assembly segments
2 Members of Parliament
3 Election results


Assembly segments


Karur Lok Sabha constituency is composed of the following assembly segments:

  1. Aravakurichi
  2. Karur
  3. Krishnarayapuram (SC)
  4. kulithalai
  5. Manapparai
  6. Vedasanthur
  7. Viralimalai

Members of Parliament


Year Winning Candidate Party
1957 K. Periasami Gounder Indian National Congress
1962 R. Ramanathan Chettiar Indian National Congress
1967 C. Muthuswamy Gounder Swatantra Party
1971 K. Gopal Indian National Congress
1977 K. Gopal Indian National Congress
1980 S.A. Dorai Sebastian Indian National Congress (I)
1984 A.R. Murugaiah Indian National Congress
1989 M. Thambidurai All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1991 N. Murugesan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1996 K. Natrayan Tamil Maanila Congress (Moopanar)
1998 M. Thambidurai All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
1999 M. Chinnasamy All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2004 K.C. Palanisamy Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
2009 M. Thambidurai All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam


Election results


General Election, 2004: Karur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
DMK K. C. Palanisamy 450,407 60.43 +15.42
AIADMK Palanichamy, Raja. N 259,531 34.82 -10.57
Independent Jawahar. N 14,552 1.95 n/a
Majority 190,876 25.61 +25.22
Turnout 745,342 69.70 +6.76
DMK gain from AIADMK Swing +15.42


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