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 Berbahagia Dato' Haji
Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Pengkalan Chepa, Kelantan
In office
Preceded by Nik Mohd. Amar Nik Abdullah (PAS)
Succeeded by Izani Husin (PAS)
Personal details
Born (1939-11-10) 10 November 1939 (age 77)
Kelantan, British Malaya (now Malaysia)
Political party PASPakatan Rakyat
Occupation Politician
Religion Sunni Islam

Dato' Haji Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman (born 10 November 1939) was the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Pengkalan Chepa constituency in Kelantan from 2004 to 2013. He sat in Parliament as a member of the Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (PAS) in the Pakatan Rakyat opposition coalition.[1] He was elected in the 2004 election and re-elected in 2008.[2] He did not re-contest his seat in the 2013 election.[3]

Before his election to the federal Parliament, Abdul Halim was the Deputy Chief Minister of the PAS-controlled state of Kelantan.[4]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: P020 Pengkalan Chepa, Kelantan[5]
Year Opposition Votes Pct Government Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2004 Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman (PAS) 20,621 58.39% Nik Mohd Zain Haji Omar 14,399 40.77% 36,135 6,222 80.58%
2008 Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman (PAS) 26,763 62.99% Rahim Mohd Zain 15,452 36.37% 43,049 11,311 82.23%


  1. ^ "Ab. Halim bin Ab. Rahman, Y.B. Dato' Haji" (in Malay). Parliament of Malaysia. Retrieved 24 May 2010. 
  2. ^ "Malaysia Decides 2008". The Star. Retrieved 22 December 2009. 
  3. ^ Aslani M (17 April 2013). "Doktor, pensyarah, peguam calon PAS Kelantan". Harakah (in Malay). Retrieved 9 October 2014. 
  4. ^ "UMNO sees attempt to oust Deputy Kelantan Menteri Besar". Utusan. 13 March 2004. Retrieved 22 December 2009. 
  5. ^ "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri". Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 23 May 2010.  Percentage figures based on total turnout.