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The Kerala has 20 Lok Sabha constituencies and Kannur is one of them.
According to the census, the total population of Kannur is 16,72,184, among which 3.23% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 2.24% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 60.82% of voters live in urban areas while 39.18% voters stay in rural areas.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 12,12,678. Of them, 5,70,043 and 6,42,633 are male and female voters respectively.
Polling for Kannur was held on Apr 23. In the last elections, CPM's sitting MP PK Sreemathi defeated INC's K Sudhakaran by a small margin of 6,566 votes.
For the 2019 general elections of Kannur, a total of 81% voters got inked.
After a neck-to-neck battle which brought voters on the edge of their seats, K. SUDHAKARAN won the Kannur. P. K. SREEMATHI TEACHER was defeated by a margin of 94,559 votes.
Bharatiya Janata Party fielded CK Padmanabhan while Indian National Congress placed its bet on K Sudhakaran for this Lok Sabha seat.