Karthick Thondaiman is the only candidate competing the election. In Pudhukottai constituency election other parties hasn't announced their candidates. Many parties said that they are not going to compete in Pudhukottai constituency. However the majority party is going to win the election. DMK leader M.Karunanidhi stated that there connection between election commission and AIADMK. They were planned before and proposed 50 crore for Pudhukottai constituency by AIADMK party leader Jayalalitha.