P. Balan (Cong-I) declared elected by a margin of 1698 votes.
Total electorate: 151180
Votes polled: 108004
|Name of the Candidate||Party||Votes|
|Mr. P. Balan||Cong-I||51864|
|Mr. E. M. Sreedharan||CPIM||50166|
|Mr. O. P. V. Namboothirpad||BJP||4485|
In 1987, P. Balan (Cong-I) won by a margin of 3518 votes.