Abdul Manan Ismail

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Abdul Manan Ismail
Member of Parliament
for Paya Besar, Pahang
Assumed office
Preceded by Siti Zaharah Sulaiman
Majority 8,503
Member of the Pahang State Legislative Assembly
for Panching
In office
Succeeded by Mohd Zaili Besar
Personal details
Born Malaysia
Political party UMNOBarisan Nasional
Occupation Member of Parliament

Dato' Abdul Manan Ismail is a Malaysian politician. He is the Member of Parliament for the Paya Besar constituency in Pahang. He is a member of the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) party in the governing Barisan Nasional coalition.[1]

Before entering federal Parliament, Abdul Manan was a member of the State Assembly of Pahang, representing the constituency of Panching.[2]

In the 2008 general election, Abdul Manan contested the Paya Besar parliamentary constituency, replacing former government minister Siti Zaharah Sulaiman as UMNO's nominee for the seat.[2] Abdul Manan won the seat, defeating Mohd Jafri Ab Rashid of the People's Justice Party by a 8,503 majority.[3]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: Paya Besar, Pahang[3]
Year Barisan Nasional Votes Pct Opposition Votes Pct
2008 Abdul Manan Ismail (UMNO) 19,355 63% Mohd Jafri Ab Rashid (PKR) 10,852 35%
State Assembly of Pahang: Panching[3]
Year Barisan Nasional Votes Pct Opposition Votes Pct
2004 Abdul Manan Ismail (UMNO) 7,527 66% Yusof Embong (PAS) 3,780 33%


  1. ^ "Abdul Manan bin Ismail, Y.B. Dato' Haji" (in Malay). Parliament of Malaysia. Retrieved 11 July 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "Pahang BN To Field 30 Percent New Faces". Berita Wilayah (Bernama). 22 February 2008. Retrieved 11 July 2010. 
  3. ^ a b c "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri". Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 11 July 2010.  Percentage figures based on total turnout.