What Chennaiites expect from their new MLAs?

May 31, 2016 Nileena MS 0

Even as the AIADMK government assumed office with a historic second consecutive victory in the Assembly Elections, DMK swept Chennai, by winning 10 out of 16 seats. Another factor was anti-incumbency – except for Dr. »


Chennai Election Results 2016

May 19, 2016 Nileena MS 0

The election results are out, and AIADMK takes the lead in Tamil Nadu. In Chennai however, DMK has won more seats than AIADMK. Constituency Candidate Party Votes Margin % vote Anna Nagar Mohan M K »


Chepauk-Triplicane: Will it remain a DMK bastion?

May 15, 2016 Nileena MS 1

To view map, see: http://bl.ocks.org/d/37594a1fa5d0467ebf72d714d23ee31e Chepauk-Triplicane constituency was formed by the merging of Chepauk and Triplicane- two localities in Central Chennai- as part of the delimitation process in 2008. Erstwhile Chepauk constituency was represented by DMK »


Anna Nagar: Minister vs. millionaire

May 14, 2016 Nileena MS 1

To view map, see: http://bl.ocks.org/d/3a35085d38f71f53fc61c2c4a31bf3e7  Anna Nagar was a stronghold of DMK till the last elections. DMK was elected here in seven out of nine Assembly Elections since 1977, and M. Karunanidhi was the MLA »