K. K. Sreenivasan (Cong-I) declared elected by a margin of 4867 votes.
Total electorate: 93857
Votes polled: 73283
|Name of the Candidate||Party||Votes|
|K. K. Sreenivasan||Cong-I||33405|
|P. V. Ramchandra Kurup||BJP||7684|
|M. G. Baby Melethil||CMP||244|
In 1982, K. K. Sreenivasan (Cong-I) won by a margin of 5291 votes.