Chengannur by elections are scheduled to be conducted in year 2018 at Alappuzha district in Kerala. Dates of elections will be declared now and all candidates of BJP, Congress, LDF has been announced. This will be a triangle competition between political parties like UDF, LDF, BJP at Chengannur assembly constituency. Chengannur by election results 2018 is published on 31/5/2018 which will bring great changes in political atmosphere of Kerala.
LDF candidate Saji Cheriyan is leading with 67303 votes. UDF candidate D Vijayakumar is trailing with 46347 votes and BJP candidate PS Sreedharan Pillai has 35270 votes. Everyone has been in wait for announcing of dates of polling at Chengannur bye-elections.
What is reason for conducting of a by-elections at Chengannur in Kerala. It is due to LDF sitting MLA K.K Ramchandran Nair who passed few weeks back. K.K Ramchandran Nair had won this seat for LDF after defeating UDF sitting MLA P.C Vishnunath. BJP candidate during Kerala Legislative Assembly election held in year 2016 was Adv. P.S Sreedharan Pillai.
Niyamasabha election (Legislative assembly) at Chengannur constituency in Alappuzha district (Alleppey) will be held soon. All political parties are busy deciding candidates for contesting in Chengannur assembly seat for upcoming bye elections. In present political scenario at Kerala everyone is waiting to know who will be winner of Chengannur by election results 2018 and become new MLA from Chengannur constituency.
What are photos, details and names of candidates who will be contesting for Chengannur by elections 2018. Shobana George will be contesting in this election and it is not clear whether she will be contesting for BJP or BDJS. In last elections Shobana George had participated as an independent candidate and got good portion of votes. This is why political parties are competing to make Shobana George as their candidate.
Chengannur by election results 2018
Dates of by elections at Chengannur and publishing results is announced.
LDF candidate Saji Cheriyan is leading with 67303 votes. UDF candidate D Vijayakumar is trailing with 46347 votes and BJP candidate PS Sreedharan Pillai has 35270 votes.
- Votes won by LDF candidate Saji Cherian is 67303 votes leading with 20956
- Votes won by UDF candidate D Vijayakumar is 46347 votes (updating)
- Votes won by BJP candidate P.S Sreedharan Pillai is 35270 votes (updating)
Election dates of Chengannur By elections
Chengannur bye-election will be held on 28 May 2018 (28-5-18) and announcing of results will be on 31 May 2018 (31-5-18).
- Chengannur By-polls Gazette notification date is 26 April 2018
- Last date of filing nominations is 10 May 2018 (10-5-18)
- Date of scrutiny of nominations is 11 May 2018 (11-5-18)
- Last date for withdrawal of nominations is 14 May 2018 (14-5-18)
- Date of Chengannur By-polls is 28 May 2018
- Date of Counting votes and declaration of results is 31 May 2018
Chengannur by election candidates names
Lot of names of celebrities and popular politicians are heard regarding Chengannur by election 2018. Final decisions are take regard fixing candidates for Chengannur bye elections in 2018.
- LDF – Saji Cherian
- UDF – D Vijayakumar
- BJP – P.S Sreedharan Pillai
- UDF candidate (Congress) D Vijayakumar
D Vijayakumar is Congress (UDF) candidate at Chengannur constituency in this bye elections. D Vijayakumar is aged 65 years and worked as an advocate earlier. His daughter Jyothi Vijayakumar is also a well known one in politics whose name was recommended during candidate decision.
D VIjayakumar Profile
He graduated from Changanassery NSS College. He worked as KSU Unit Vice President while studying in Changanassery NSS College. He did post graduation in Political science and LLB from Jabalpur University.
Later he served in positions like Chengannur Block President, Jilla Secretary, DCC secretary, INTUC District Vice President, KPCC member. Presently D Vijayakumar is President of Chengannur Karshika Gramavikasana Bank. He is also National Committee member of Akhila Bharatham Ayyappa Seva Sangham.
D Vijayakumar family consists of wife Radhika, two daughters Jyothi Vijayakumar, Lakshmy Vijayakumar.
- BJP Candidate (NDA) – P.S Sreedharan Pillai
Advocate PS Sreedharan Pillai is BJP candidate contesting at Chengannur. Names of Kummanam Rajasekharan, Shobana George were earlier heard as BJP candidates, but later PS Sreedharan Pillai was fixed as candidate of BJP. Support from BDJS party is also for candidate PS Sreedharan Pillai.
- LDF candidate (Communist) – Saji Cherian
Communist Party has decided to make Saji Cherian as their LDF candidate at Chengannur. Saji Cherian is CPM Alappuzha Jilla Committee Secretary and a native of Chengannur constituency.
Names heard earlier were Saji Cherian (District secretary) , Vishwambhara Panicker (Budhanoor panchayat president), C Jayachandran (Lawyer’s Union state leader). Name of actress Manju Warrier was heard in connection to Chengannur by election. Manju Warrier will not be contesting as LDF candidate.