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Madurai is one of the 39 Lok Sabha constituencies of Tamil Nadu.
According to the data from last census, 17,87,584 people stay in Madurai. Out of them, 10.68% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 17,87,584 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 76.38% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 23.62% people.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 15,20,728. Of them, 7,50,321 and 7,70,328 are male and female voters respectively.
Elections for Madurai were held on Apr 18. Talking about previous elections, AIADMK's sitting MP R Gopalakrishnan defeated DMK's V Velusamy by a huge margin of 197,436 votes.
For the 2019 general elections of Madurai, a total of 68% voters got inked.
In a hard fought battle between VENKATESAN S (Communist Party of India (Marxist)) and RAJ SATYEN V.V.R (All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam), the former emerged victorious by a margin of 139,395 votes.
For this Lok Sabha seat, Bahujan Samaj Party fielded Dhavamani A.