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Nagapattinam is one of the 39 Lok Sabha constituencies of Tamil Nadu.
According to the census, the total population of Nagapattinam is 16,59,773, among which 34.87% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 0.21% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 22.26% of voters live in urban areas while 77.74% voters stay in rural areas.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 12,92,658. Of them, 6,38,726 and 6,53,895 are male and female voters respectively.
Elections for Nagapattinam were held on Apr 18. Talking about previous elections, AIADMK's sitting MP Dr. Gopal K defeated DMK's Vijayan Aks by a huge margin of 106,079 votes.
The voter turnout recorded was 78%.
In Nagapattinam, Communist Party of India's SELVARAJ M thrashed his opponent by 211,353. The SARAVANAN M of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam managed to get 311539 in the closely watched battle.
Bahujan Samaj Party fielded Anitha V while Communist Party of India placed its bet on Selvaraj M for this Lok Sabha seat.