Lok Sabha 2019 election results: Shashi Tharoor wins Thiruvananthapuram seat by a margin of 1 lakh votes
Updated : May 24, 2019 08:56 AM IST
The prestigious Thiruvananthapuram constituency, which saw a fierce triangular contest between Tharoor, CPI leader C Divakaran (LDF) and Rajashekharan, the voter turn out percentage touched 73.45.
Tharoor first won the Thiruvananthapuram seat in 2009 by a margin of 99,998 votes. In 2014, Tharoor’s victory margin reduced to 15,470 votes and the BJP’s O Rajagopal came in second.