Kerala Elections 1987

No of candidates and votes won by various political parties


Name of Party Candidates Valid Votes Secured
Contested Elected
Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPIM) 79 42 3279445
Indian National Congress (Cong-I) 76 33 3164261
Communist Party of India (CPI) 26 17 1073369
Muslim League (IUML) 23 15 985011
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 115 0 706339
Indian Congress-Socialist (ICS) 14 6 511777
Janata Party (JAN) 12 7 482408
Kerala Congress (KC-Joseph) 13 5 450472
Kerala Congress- Mani (KCM) 10 4 425348
Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) 7 5 310004
National Democratic Party-P (NDPP) 9 1 283851
Socialist Republican Party-S (SRPS)  4 0 154450
Communist Marxist Party (CMP) 84 1 141360
Hindu Munnani (HM)  12 0 119568
Lok Dal (LD) 2 1 78389
UDF Independents (UDF) 2 2 74023
Revolutionary Socialist Party-S (RSPS) 1 0 29895
Independents (IND) 762 1 484997
Invalid 90829
Total 1251 140 12845796

These figures vary from the official figures on account of the treatment of independents supported by various parties. The CPI(M) and CPI winners include respectively four and one independents supported by them. Two independents supported by the United Democratic Front are listed separately as UDF independents. According to figures published by the State Public Relations Department, the total number of candidates was 1253 with 764 independents in the fray.
 
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