Chengannur by election 2018 candidates list, names, photo, votes – Live Chengannur results

Elections at Chengannur assembly constituency in Alappuzha (Alleppey) district is of greatest political importance. Kerala by-elections being held at Chengannur will decide who will be new MLA of Chengannur from 2018. Complete list of Chengannur by election 2018 candidates has been updated.

Getting a victory in this bye election is important for all political parties of Kerala. BJP, Congress, LDF have brought their best members as Chengannur by election 2018 candidates. Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah is aiming political support from Indian states like Kerala, West Bengal, Karnataka, Odisha. This is why BJP considers by-election at Chengannur to be an important one.

2018 Chengannur by election is held to fill vacant MLA seat at Chengannur constituency. LDF party’s  MLA KK Ramachandran Nair passed few months ago which required importance of a new MLA in this seat. KK Ramachandran Nair was a strong leader of Communist Party of India (Marxist) at Chengannur. UDF and BJP are hoping to get a victory from Chengannur while LDF is trying to secure their seat.

Let us get to know about Chengannur by election 2018 candidates and their political, personal profile. CPI(M) MLA KK Ramachandran Nair passed in January 2018 which has resulted in present triangle elections at Chengannur.

In 2016 Assembly elections BJP candidate O Rajagopal won from Nemom assembly seat in Trivandrum. At present Bharatiya Janata Party is in alliance with Bharat Dharma Jana Sena (BDJS) which is going to a good election campaign during this by-polls. Congress led UDF party is having a good political image due to various controversies against ruling LDF government. Increase in petrol, diesel prices in Kerala will have a negative effect on BJP candidate. This makes Congress candidate contesting at Chengannur by elections get a trouble free campaign in this by-election.

Chengannur by election 2018 candidates

  • LDF Communist Party of Indian (Marxist) candidate is Saji Cheriyan CPI(M)
  • Congress UDF candidate is D Vijayakumar (INC)
  • Bharatiya Janata Party candidate is Adv P.S. Sreedharan Pillai (BJP) NDA

Chengannur by election 2018 candidates

P.S. Sreedharan Pillai  is BJP candidate who is expected to gain majority of votes for Bharathiya Janata party whcih is aiming for a big victory before upcoming Losabha elections in 2019. Peak in petrol, diesel prices and increase in prices of household goods will affect voting trends in Chengara for BJP.


Saji Cherian who was CPI(M) district secretary was selected to contest as LDF candidate in Chengannur. He has a big campaign to do in present situation where public support for LDF government is coming down due to recent political scenario in Kerala. Let us wait and see how well Saji Cherian is able to perform in Chengannur by elections.



Meanwhile it will be Congress party who is going to benefit from present bye-elections in Kerala. If UDF candidate D Vijayakumar does a good campaign at Chengannur he will be able to get a good victory.

Names of Chengannur by election 2018 candidates have been announced. Dates of polling, announcing results at Chengannur will be known soon.


Chengannur by election results 2018 dates candidates names winners votes

Everyone has been in wait for announcing of dates of polling at Chengannur bye-elections. 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 will be announced soon which will bring great changes in political atmosphere of Kerala.

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. Complete details of Dates of conducting by-elections at Chengannur will be announced soon. Kerala election commission will give notification regarding last dates of filing nominations, withdrawing candidature, publishing of results.

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.

Election dates of Chengannur By elections

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Chengannur by election results candidates won

Chengannur by election results 2018

Dates of by elections at Chengannur and publishing results will be announced soon.

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  • Votes won by UDF candidate D Vijayakumar is …..
  • Votes won by BJP candidate P.S Sreedharan Pillai is …..

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 PillaiChengannur by election results 2018
  • 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.


Vengara bye election live streaming updates 2017 trending votes counting

KNA Khader of Muslim league UDF is leading by 21512 votes. Counting of votes from counting stations and results of bye-elections at Kerala from Vengara is being announced on 15 October 2017. By election at Vengara in Malappuram was held on Wednesday, 11th October 2017. Vengara bye election 2017 live streaming updates in this page are being made.

Indian Union Muslim League which is an alliance of Congress – United Democratic Front (UDF) is the main political party at Vengara. LDF candidate of ruling CPM party is the main party which will be contesting against IUML at Vengara. Bharatiya Janata Party under National Democratic Alliance (NDA) is trying to contest in this by-elections at Vengara and win more votes.

Social Democratic party of India (SDPI) has also put it’s candidate in this election with great expectations. Which party or candidate and who will be winning in this Kerala Bye-elections conducted at Vengara constituency in 11 October 2017 is watched by everyone. Vengara bye election 2017 live results will be published on Sunday 15th October 2017.

Indian Union Muslim League candidate KNA Khader which is contesting with support of Congress party (UDF) has great expectations to win in this election. Total polling percentage at vengara in 2017 assembly by-polls is 70%. This increase in polling turnout has increased confidence for LDF candidate PP Basheer also.

Vengara bye election 2017 live counting results

Counting of votes started at 8.15 am on 15/10/17.

  1. UDF KNA Khader won 65227 votes in this bye elections
  2. LDF PP Basheer won 41917
  3. SDPI KC Naseer won 8648
  4. BJP K Janachandran won 5728
  5. Independent Sreenivas won 159 votes
  6. Independen Hamza Karumannil won 442 votes
  7. NOTA 502 Votes

Asianet Live news from counting stations

We will be updating live streaming updates every second from 8.15 am on 15/10/2017.


65227 votes  (won with leading 23310 votes)

PP Basheer (LDF) 

41917 votes

K Janachandran (BJP) 

5728 votes

KC Naseer (SDPI)

8648 votes

Other candidates results

Independent candidate Sreenivas 159 votes and Hamza 442 votes

NOTA Votes is 502

Vengara bye election 2017 live

Main candidates contesting in this bye-elections at Vengara are,

  • IUML candidate (UDF) KNA Khader
  • LDF candidate (CPM) PP Basheer
  • BJP candidate (NDA) K Janachandran
  • SDPI candidate KC Naseer

What will be the total lead or majority that a political party gets against opposing party which trails will also be discussed in this bye elections at Malappuram.

Votes counted till now from panchayaths as follows. (Will be updated)

AR Nagar 741 votes

Kannamangalam votes

Oorakam votes

Vengara votes

Parappur vites

Othukkungal votes