Azman Ismail

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Azman Ismail

عزمن بن اسماعيل
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Kuala Kedah, Kedah
Assumed office
2013
Preceded byAhmad Kassim (PKR-PR)
Majority13,481 (2018), 4,947 (2013)
Personal details
Born
Azman bin Ismail

[when?]
[where?]
CitizenshipMalaysian
Political partyPeople's Justice Party (PKR)
Other political
affiliations
Pakatan Harapan
OccupationMedical doctor; Politician
Azman Ismail on Parliament of Malaysia

Dr. Azman bin Ismail (Jawi: عزمن بن اسماعيل) is a Malaysian politician. He is the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the seat of Kuala Kedah in the state of Kedah, and sits in Parliament as a member of the People's Justice Party (PKR), a component party in the Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition.

Before entering politics, Dr. Azman was a medical doctor.[1] He entered Parliament after winning the Kuala Kedah parliamentary seat in the 2013 general election, replacing the incumbent PKR MP Ahmad Kassim as the party's candidate.[2] At the election, Azman defeated the Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate and fellow physician Zaki Zamani Abd Rashid by 4,947 votes.[3] In the 2018 general election, he won again to retain the Kuala Kedah seat.

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: P10 Kuala Kedah, Kedah[3][4][5][6][7][8][9]
Year Votes Pct Opponent(s) Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2013 Azman Ismail (PKR) 42,870 53.06% Zaki Zamani Abd Rashid (UMNO) 37,923 46.94% 82,253 4,947 86.28%
2018 Azman Ismail (PKR) 36,624 46.29% Abdullah Hasnan Kamaruddin (UMNO) 19,400 24.52% 80,555 13,481 82.40%
Muhamad Riduan Mohd Othman (PAS) 23,143 29.25 %

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rahimah Abdullah (27 April 2013). "BN Doctor vs PKR Doctor, who will win?". Astro Awani. Retrieved 4 December 2014.
  2. ^ "PKR unveils candidates for Alor Star, Kuala Kedah seats". New Straits Times. 31 March 2013. Archived from the original on 19 October 2014. Retrieved 4 December 2014.
  3. ^ a b "Maklumat Terperinci Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum" (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Archived from the original on 23 February 2015. Retrieved 4 December 2014.
  4. ^ "KEPUTUSAN PILIHAN RAYA UMUM 13". Sistem Pengurusan Maklumat Pilihan Raya Umum (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 24 March 2017.
  5. ^ "my undi : Kawasan & Calon-Calon PRU13 : Keputusan PRU13 (Archived copy)". www.myundi.com.my. Archived from the original on 30 March 2014. Retrieved 9 April 2014.
  6. ^ "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum ke-13". Utusan Malaysia. Retrieved 26 October 2014.
  7. ^ "Malaysia General Election". undiinfo Malaysian Election Data. Malaysiakini. Retrieved 4 February 2017. Results only available from the 2004 election.
  8. ^ "SEMAKAN KEPUTUSAN PILIHAN RAYA UMUM KE - 14" (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 17 May 2018. Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  9. ^ "The Star Online GE14". The Star. Retrieved 24 May 2018. Percentage figures based on total turnout.