Vellore Lok Sabha Election Result Counting Highlights: DMK candidate Kathir Anand has won Vellore Lok Sabha election by a margin of 8,141 votes. Anand defeated AIADMK backed candidate AC Shanmugam, the chief of Puthiya Neethi Katchi. Besides AIADMK and DMK candidates, 26 more were in the fray for Vellore seat where polling was held on August 5. Vellore is one of the 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu.
Elections were held across the 38 seats in April but the Election Commission had cancelled the polling in Vellore cancelled following raids and cash seizure during the run up to April-May general elections.