Chief Electoral Officer

Union Territory of Lakshadweep



Election History
GENERAL ELECTION TO LOK SABHA - 1996

Electors, Voters, Valid and Rejected votes polled and Polling Stations

Name of State : 31 Lakshadweep

Sl.No. & Name of Constituency Electors Electors who voted Valid votes polled Rejected votes No. of Polling Station %of Electors who voted
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Men Women Total Men Women Total
31-Lakshadweep Parliamentary Constituency 17690 16421 34111 15373 15000 30373 30370 185 43 89.04
Note : Valid votes polled plus rejected votes should tally with the total of electors who voted.

GENERAL ELECTION TO LOK SABHA - 1998

U 06 - LAKSHADWEEP PARLIAMENTARY CONSTITUENCY

Electors, Voters, Valid and Rejected votes polled and Polling Stations

Name of State : U 06 - Lakshadweep

Sl.No. & Name of Constituency Electors Electors who voted Valid votes polled Rejected votes No. of Polling Station %of Electors who voted
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Men Women Total Men Women Total
U 06 - Lakshadweep Parliamentary Constituency 19022 17716 36738 15727 15537 31264 31064 198 43 85.10%
Note : Valid votes polled plus rejected votes should tally with the total of electors who voted.

GENERAL ELECTION TO LOK SABHA - 1999

U 06 - LAKSHADWEEP PARLIAMENTARY CONSTITUENCY

Electors, Voters, Valid and Rejected votes polled and Polling Stations

Name of State : U 06 - Lakshadweep

Sl.No. & Name of Constituency Electors Electors who voted Valid votes polled Rejected votes No. of Polling Station %of Electors who voted
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Men Women Total Men Women Total
U 06 - Lakshadweep Parliamentary Constituency 19484 18135 37619 15047 15127 30174 29860 312 43 80.20%
Note : Valid votes polled plus rejected votes should tally with the total of electors who voted.

DETAILS OF CANDIDATES CONTESTED DURING PAST ELECTIONS
Year of Election 1989 1991 1996 1998 1999
No. of candidates contested 3 2 2 2 4

Partywise Comparison Since 1977 Lok Sabha Elections - LAKSHADWEEP Parliamentary Constituency

Percentage of Valid Votes Cast in favour of Party in Parliamentary Elections

Party Abbreviation Current Party Status 1999 1998 1996 1991 1989 1984 1980 1977
INC N 53.96 51.55 51.71 50.55 52.27 54.47 NC 58.59
INC(I) NC NC NC NC NC NC 3.85 NC
INC(U) NC NC NC NC NC NC 56.37 NC
JD N NC 48.45 48.29 49.45 NC NC NC NC
JD(S) N 1.82 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC
JD(U) N 43.28 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC
JNP NC NC NC NC NC NC 39.78 NC

List Of Winning Candidates
Year Voters In 1000 Voter Turnout (% age) Winner Runner-up
Candidate Name %age Party Candidate Name %age Party
1999 30.17 80.21 P.m. Sayeed 53.96 INC Dr. K.p. Muthukoya 43.28 JD(U)
1998 31.26 85.1 P.m. Sayeed 53.96 INC Dr. Mahammed Koya Kunnamkulam 48.45 JD
1996 30.37 89.04 P.m. Sayeed 51.71 INC Mohammed koya Kunnamkulam 48.29 JD
1991 25.45 80.37 P.m. Sayeed 50.55 INC Mohammed koya Kunnamkulam 49.45 JD
1989 25.56 84.99 P.m. Sayeed 52.27 INC Mohammed koya Kunnamkulam 47.73 IND
1984 19.11 86.98 Mohammad Sayeed Padannatha 54.47 INC Mohammed koya Kunnamkulam 45.53 IND
1980 17.86 88.78 Mohammad Sayeed Padannatha 56.37 INC(U) Mohammed koya Kunnamkulam 39.78 JNP
1977 16.48 84.64 Mohammad Sayeed Padannatha 58.59 INC Mohammed koya Kunnamkulam 41.41 IND

Abbrevations Used
NA - Data not available NE - Does not exist NC - Not Contested
UC - Uncontested R - Recognised Political Party Indicates Winner

Lakshadweep (ST) Parliamentary Constituency-General Elections -1998
No. of Electors 36738 Total votes cast 31264
No. of Contestants 2 Polling %age 85.1
Candidates Valid Votes in PC
Sl no. Name Party Total Percentage
1 P.M. SAYEED INC 16014 51.55
2 Dr. Mahammed Koya Kunnamkulam JD 15050 48.45
Total Valid Votes 31064 100
Total Rejected Votes 198
Total Votes Counted 31262
%age Votes counted 100
Lead Margin 964

Lakshadweep (ST) Parliamentary Constituency - General Elections 1999
No. of Electors 37619 Total votes cast 30174
No. of Contestants 4 Polling %age 80.21
Candidates Valid Votes in PC
Sl no. Name Party Total Percentage
1 P.M. SAYEED INC 16113 53.96
2 Dr. K.P. Muthukoya JD(U) 12924 43.28
3 Hussain Faburikage JD(S) 542 1.82
4 Ameer Biyyammada IND 281 0.94
Total Valid Votes 29860 100
Total Rejected Votes 312
Total Votes Counted 30172
%age Votes counted 100
Lead Margin 3189