E. Sankaran (CPIM) declared elected by a margin of 5585 votes.
Total electorate: 135185
Votes polled: 96652
|Name of the Candidate||Party||Votes|
|Mr. E. Sankaran||CPIM||46187|
|Mr. K. P. Raman Master||IUML||40602|
|Mr. C. T. Vasu||BJP||6661|
|Mr. K. P. Narayanan||BSP||901|
In 1987, M. P. Thamy (Cong-I) won by a margin of 3096 votes.