Bera (federal constituency)

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Bera
Pahang constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Ismail Sabri Yaakob
BN
Constituency created2003
First contested2004
Last contested2018

Bera is a federal constituency in Pahang, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2004.

The federal constituency was created in the 2003 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 Charok Puting, Batu Bor, Bohor Baharu, FELDA Purun, FELDA Mayam, FELDA Kumai, FELDA Bukit Kepayang, Bukit Rok, Kuala Bera, Kuala Triang, Senyum Jempol, Durian Tawar, Mengkarak, Padang Luas, Ladang Menteri, Kerayong, Taman Sentosa, Bandar Triang, Kampung Baru Triang, Mengkuang, Sri Buntar, FELDA Bukit Puchong, FELDA Bukit Mendi, Bukit Gemuroh, FELDA Triang Dua & Tiga, FELDA Tementi, FELDA Rentam, FELDA Sebertak, Pos Iskandar, FELDA Triang Satu, Ladang Kemayan, Kemayan, Kampung Dato Seri Hamzah, FELDA Tembangau, FELDA Bera Selatan, Kampung Pasal.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Charok Puting, Batu Bor, Bohor Baharu, FELDA Purun, FELDA Mayam, FELDA Kumai, FELDA Bukit Kepayang, Bukit Rok, Kuala Bera, Kuala Triang, Senyum Jempol, Durian Tawar, Mengkarak, Padang Luas, Ladang Menteri, Kerayong, Taman Sentosa, Bandar Triang, Kampung Baru Triang, Sri Buntar, Mengkuang, FELDA Bukit Puchong, FELDA Bukit Mendi, Bukit Gemuroh, FELDA Triang Dua & Tiga, FELDA Tementi, FELDA Rentam, FELDA Sebertak, FELDA Bera Selatan, Kampung Pasal, Pos Iskandar, FELDA Tembangau, FELDA Triang Satu, Kampung Dato Seri Hamzah, Kemayan, Ladang Kemayan.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Bera
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
11th 2004-2008 Ismail Sabri Yaakob BN
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ismail Sabri Yaakob 20,760 43.89
PH Zakaria Abdul Hamid 18,449 39.00
PAS Musaniff Ab Rahman 8,096 17.11
Total valid votes 47,305 100.00
Total rejected ballots 767
Unreturned ballots 267
Turnout 48,339 82.33
Registered electors 58,711
Majority 2,311 4.89
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Pahang [P.U. (B) 238/2018]" (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 Pahang [P.U. (B) 312/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ismail Sabri Yaakob 21,669 51.76 - 4.92
PKR Zakaria Abdul Hamid 19,526 46.64 + 46.64
Independent Mohd Wali Ahmad 670 1.60 + 1.60
Total valid votes 41,865 100.00
Total rejected ballots 965
Unreturned ballots 114
Turnout 42,944 84.21
Registered electors 50,997
Majority 2,143 5.12
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ismail Sabri Yaakob 18,297 56.68 - 1.58
PAS Mazlan Aliman 13,984 43.32 + 1.58
Total valid votes 32,281 100.00
Total rejected ballots 783
Unreturned ballots 59
Turnout 33,123 77.04
Registered electors 42,993
Majority 4,313 13.36
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ismail Sabri Yaakob 17,572 58.26
PAS Ab Wahab Ismail 12,590 41.74
Total valid votes 30,162 100.00
Total rejected ballots 907
Unreturned ballots 27
Turnout 31,096 76.53
Registered electors 40,632
Majority 4,982 16.52
This was a new constituency created.

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