Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman

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This is a Malay name; the name Abdul Rahman is a patronymic, not a family name, and the person should be referred to by the given name, Abdul Halim.
Yang Berhormat Dato'
Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Pengkalan Chepa, Kelantan
Incumbent
Assumed office
2004
Personal details
Political party PAS - Pakatan Rakyat
Occupation Member of Parliament

Dato' Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman is a Malaysian politician and is currently the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Pengkalan Chepa constituency in Kelantan. He is a member of the Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (PAS) in the Pakatan Rakyat opposition coalition.[1]

Abdul Halim was previously Deputy Chief Minister of the state of Kelantan before being nominated by PAS to contest the federal seat of Pengkalan Chepa in 2004.[2] He was elected in the 2004 election and re-elected in 2008.[3]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: Pengkalan Chepa, Kelantan[4]
Year Opposition Votes Pct Barisan Nasional Votes Pct
2004 Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman (PAS) 20,621 57% Nik Mohd Zain Haji Omar 14,399 39%
2008 Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman (PAS) 26,763 62% Rahim Mohd Zain 15,452 36%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ab. Halim bin Ab. Rahman, Y.B. Dato' Haji" (in Malay). Parliament of Malaysia. Retrieved 24 May 2010. 
  2. ^ "UMNO sees attempt to oust Deputy Kelantan Menteri Besar". Utusan. 13 March 200. Retrieved 22 December 2009. 
  3. ^ "Malaysia Decides 2008". The Star (Malaysia). Archived from the original on 11 January 2010. Retrieved 22 December 2009. 
  4. ^ "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri". Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 23 May 2010.  Percentage figures based on total turnout.