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The Tamil Nadu has 39 Lok Sabha constituencies and Thanjavur is one of them.
According to the data from last census, 17,71,691 people stay in Thanjavur. Out of them, 16.93% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 17,71,691 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 32.78% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 67.22% people.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 14,43,378. Of them, 7,03,967 and 7,39,314 are male and female voters respectively.
In the previous elections, AIADMK's sitting MP Parasuraman K defeated DMK's Baalu TR by a huge margin of 144,119 votes.
The voter turnout recorded was 76%.
The result of Thanjavur is out, as Dr.K.Jayakumar of Indian National Congress emerged as the winner in a completely one-sided battle against Dr.P.Venugopal (All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam). The former garnered 767292 votes and won by a whopping margin of 356,955 votes.
For this seat, Bahujan Samaj Party fielded Stalin R. On the other hand, Palanimanickam SS was the candidate from Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam .