Alor Gajah (federal constituency)

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Alor Gajah
Malacca constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof
PH
Constituency created1974
First contested1974
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]70,364

Alor Gajah is a federal constituency in Malacca, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1974.

The federal constituency was created in the 1974 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

2004–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Pekan Alor Gajah, Kelemak, Jelatang, Kampung Tebat, Sungai Petai, Pekan Rembia, Jeram, Bukit Sebang, Pekan Pulau Sebang, Kuala Ina, Arongan, Tanjung Rimau, Padang Sebang, Pegoh, Paya Datuk, Ganun, Pekan Gadek, FELDA Hutan Percha, Tebong, Kemuning, Machap Baru, Solok Menggong, Melaka Pindah, Machap Umbor, Ayer Pasir, Parit Melana, Belimbing Dalam, Bukit Tambun, Pekan Durian Tunggal, Gangsa, Simpang Tebong, Batang Melaka, Jus, Pekan Nyalas, Pekan Selandar, Bukit Senggeh, FELDA Bukit Senggeh, Pondok Batang, Pekan Asahan, Ladang Bukit Asahan, Bukit Sedanan.

2016–present:[2] The constituency contains the polling districts of Pekan Alor Gajah, Kelemak, Jelatang, Kampung Tebat, Sungai Petai, Pekan Rembia, Jeram, Bukit Sebang, Pekan Pulau Sebang, Kuala Ina, Arongan, Tanjung Rimau, Padang Sebang, Pegoh, Paya Datuk, Ganun, Pekan Gadek, FELDA Hutan Percha, Tebong, Kemuning, Machap Baru, Solok Menggong, Melaka Pindah, Machap Umbor, Ayer Pasir, Parit Melana, Belimbing Dalam, Bukit Tambun, Pekan Durian Tunggal, Gangsa, Simpang Tebong, Batang Melaka, Jus, Pekan Nyalas, Pekan Selandar, Bukit Senggeh, FELDA Bukit Senggeh, Pondok Batang, Pekan Asahan, Ladang Bukit Asahan, Bukit Sedanan.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Alor Gajah
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
4th 1974-1978 Abdul Ghafar Baba BN
5th 1978-1982 Abdul Rahim Thamby Chik
6th 1982-1986 Mohd. Adib Mohd. Adam
7th 1986-1990
8th 1990-1995 Ibrahim Jendol
9th 1995-1999 Abu Seman Yusop
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008 Fong Chan Onn
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018 Koh Nai Kwong
14th 2018-present Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof PH (BERSATU)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof 29,330 50.73 + 11.55
BN Wong Nai Chee 22,350 38.66 - 22.16
PAS Mohammad Nazree Mohammad Aris 6,135 10.61 + 10.61
Total valid votes 57,815 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,007
Unreturned ballots 178
Turnout 59,000 83.85
Registered electors 70,364
Majority 6,980 12.07
PH gain from BN Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Malacca [P.U. (B) 243/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 3 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.

"Federal Government Gazette - Results of Contested Election and Statements of the Poll after the Official Addition of Votes, Parliamentary Constituencies for the State of Malacca [P.U. (B) 317/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Koh Nai Kwong 32,594 60.82 - 5.36
DAP Damian Yeo Shen Li 20,997 39.18 + 5.36
Total valid votes 53,591 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,437
Unreturned ballots 103
Turnout 55,131 86.70
Registered electors 63,591
Majority 11,597
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Fong Chan Onn 26,354 66.18 - 14.05
DAP Tan Lay Siang 13,470 33.82 + 14.05
Total valid votes 39,824 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,953
Unreturned ballots 77
Turnout 41,854 77.37
Registered electors 54,097
Majority 12,884
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Fong Chan Onn 29,920 80.23 + 13.52
DAP Goh Leong San 7,372 19.77 + 19.77
Total valid votes 37,292 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,941
Unreturned ballots 110
Turnout 39,343 76.26
Registered electors
Majority 22,548
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abu Seman Yusop 24,615 66.71 - 19.97
PAS Ab. Ghani Ab. Rahman 12,283 33.29 + 19.97
Total valid votes 36,898 100.00
Total rejected ballots 961
Unreturned ballots 3,996
Turnout 41,855 81.58
Registered electors
Majority 12,332
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abu Seman Yusop 29,652 86.68 + 1.44
PAS Omar Baba 4,556 13.32 - 1.44
Total valid votes 34,208 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,503
Unreturned ballots 1,239
Turnout 36,950 79.70
Registered electors
Majority 25,096
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ibrahim Jendol 23,201 85.24 + 1.78
PAS Moktar Ibrahim 4,019 14.76 - 1.78
Total valid votes 27,220 100.00
Total rejected ballots 771
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 27,991 77.25
Registered electors
Majority 19,182
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd. Adib Mohd. Adam 19,770 83.46
PAS Ab Rahman Hasan 3,918 16.54
Total valid votes 23,688 100.00
Total rejected ballots 758
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 24,446 69.91
Registered electors 34,966
Majority 15,852
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohd. Adib Mohd. Adam 25,342 72.50
DAP Lim Swee 5,274 15.09
PAS Abdul Rahman Hassan 4,340 12.42
Total valid votes 34,956 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,114
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 36,070 74.47
Registered electors 48,437
Majority 20,068
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Rahim Thamby Chik 22,745 76.79
PAS Yaakop Abdul Hassan 6,876 23.21
Total valid votes 29,621 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 41,663
Majority 15,869
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Ghafar Baba 20,890 78.89
PEKEMAS Abdul Ghani Long 5,591 21.11
Total valid votes 26,481 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 35,663
Majority 15,299
This was a new constituency created.

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