Live Tamil Nadu Elections 2016 Recent Updates– Karunanidhi Roared with confidence, and Wait for results, says Jayalalithaa as Tamil Nadu recorded 25.2% turnout at 11am.

Southern districts’ voter turn-out low so far because of rains, we will decide on extending voting time at 3pm: TN CEC Lakhoni

AIADMK seeks extension of polling hours by two hours due to rains in many parts of the State ; petitions CEO.


Legislative assembly elections for Tamil Nadu in India is held today on 16 May 2016 for the 234 seats of the Legislative Assembly in the state of Tamil nadu. PM Narendra Modi Urged all voters in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry to vote in record numbers today & be a part of this festival of democracy.

Number of Polling Booth and Voters

There are over 5.79 crore voters in the electoral rolls and 65,616 polling stations in Tamil Nadu.

2011 India census Data-

Tamil Nadu had a population of 7,21,47,030.

1,44,38,445 people constituting 20.01% of the total population belonged to Scheduled Castes (SC)

7,94,697 people constituting 1.10% of the population belonged to Scheduled tribes (ST).

Other Backward Classes (OBCs) – 68% of the population.