Thrissur Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: TN Prathapan of Congress wins
In 2014, CPI made a comeback over Congress in Thrissur when CN Jayadevan won a majority.
Thrissur Lok Sabha Constituency
Constituency number: 10
Total electors: 1,273,724 (2014 estimates)
Female electors: 6,68,326
Male electors: 6,05398
Assembly Constituencies: Guruvayoor, Manalur, Ollur, Thrissur, Nattika (SC), Irinjalakkuda, Puthukkad
Results in last four Lok Sabha elections: In the 1999 election, Congress candidate AC Jose was elected MP. In 2004 the constituency was taken over by CPI when CK Chandrappan won a majority. He was succeeded by PC Chacko from the Congress in 2009. In 2014, CPI made a comeback when CN Jayadevan won a majority.
Demographics: Thrissur has a population of 31,10,327, with 58.4 percent Hindus and 24.27 percent Christians. Bharath Dharma Jana Sena (BDJS) leader Thushar Vellappally has announced that he will contest the election from this constituency. The BDJS is backed by the BJP, which aims to appease the Ezhava and Thiya community. The BDJS was created with the aim to help develop these communities.
ET Muhammed Basheer has been the sitting MP since the 2009 Lok Sabha election, belonging to IUML.
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Congress took over the Thiruvananthapuram constituency with Shashi Tharoor’s win in both 2009 and 2014 elections.
KP Dhanapalam of Congress won the first Lok Sabha election for the constituency in 2009. Thereafter, independent candidate Innocent won the election in 2014.