Kerala Assembly Election 2021: The vote counting for the Thrissur Vidhan Sabha seat in Kerala is over. A tight contest was witnessed between CPI’s P Balachandran and Suresh Gopi of BJP, with the former emerging as the winner from the seat.Also Read - Kerala Election Result 2021: CM Vijayan, LDF Creates History With Re-election, Breaks 40 Year Jinx; Counting Underway

All About Thrissur seat: Thrissur comes under the Thrissur district in Kerala. In 2016, CPI’s Adv.V S Sunilkumar bagged this seat by defeating Padmaja Venugopal of INC by a margin of 6,987 votes. In the 2011 Kerala assembly elections, Adv.Therambil Ramakrishnan came to power on INC’s ticket, defeating P. Balachandran of CPI by a margin of 16, 169 votes.

Thrissur SEAT UPDATES:

3:55 PM: Suresh Gopi of BJP is back in the lead. P Balachandran of CPI is trailing.

12:41 AM: P Balachandran of CPI takes lead at of 12.30 AM.

12:13 AM: Suresh Gopi, BJP candidate, maintains his lead from Thrissur.

11:45 AM: Official trends | Suresh Gopi, BJP candidate from Thrissur, leading from the Assembly constituency.

8:00 AM: Counting underway.

KEY CANDIDATES THIS YEAR: P. Balachandran of CPI, Padmaja Venugopal of CONG, Suresh Gopi of BJP