Gua Musang (federal constituency)

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Gua Musang
Kelantan constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah
BN
Constituency created1984
First contested1986
Last contested2018

Gua Musang is a federal constituency in Kelantan, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1986.

The federal constituency was created in the 1984 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 Tohoi, Pos Simpor, Sungai Puian, Sungai Jenera, Sungai Wias, Jerek, Bertam Baru, Pasir Tumboh, Sungai Betis, Ladang SEDC, Jeram Tekoh, Sungai Asap, Renok, Kuala Sungai, Bertam Lama, Star, Perasu, Serian, Meranto, KESEDAR Limau Kasturi, Limau Kasturi, FELDA Sungai Chiku 3, Pasir Linggi, KESEDAR Paloh, KESEDAR Sungai Chalil, Lebir, KESEDAR Paloh 3, Aring, FELDA Sungai Chiku 1, FELDA Sungai Chiku 7, FELDA Sungai Chiku 2, KESEDAR Paloh 2, Lojing, Sungai Ber, Belatim, Balar, Bihai, Hau, Kampung Pulai, Kampung Bharu, Bandar Lama Gua Musang, Bandar Baru Gua Musang, Kampung Batu Papan, Lepan Tupai, Sungai Terah.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Tohoi, Pos Simpor, Sungai Puian, Sungai Jenera, Sungai Wias, Jerek, Bertam Baru, Pasir Tumboh, Sungai Betis, Ladang SEDC, Jeram Tekoh, Sungai Asap, Renok, Kuala Sungai, Bertam Lama, Star, Perasu, Serian, Meranto, KESEDAR Limau Kasturi, Limau Kasturi, FELDA Sungai Chiku 3, Pasir Linggi, KESEDAR Paloh, KESEDAR Sungai Chalil, Lebir, KESEDAR Paloh 3, Aring, FELDA Sungai Chiku 1, FELDA Sungai Chiku 7, FELDA Sungai Chiku 2, KESEDAR Paloh 2, Lojing, Sungai Ber, Belatim, Balar, Bihai, Hau, Kampung Pulai, Kampung Bharu, Bandar Lama Gua Musang, Bandar Baru Gua Musang, Kampung Batu Papan, Lepan Tupai, Sungai Terah, Blau.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Gua Musang
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
7th 1986-1990 Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah BN
8th 1990-1995 S46
9th 1995-1999
10th 1999-2004 BN
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah 19,426 48.64
PAS Abdullah Hussein 15,513 38.84
PH Mohd. Nor Hussin 4,997 12.51
Total valid votes 39,936 100.00
Total rejected ballots 948
Unreturned ballots 322
Turnout 41,206 78.45
Registered electors 52,524
Majority 3,913 19.80
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Kelantan [P.U. (B) 234/2018]" (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 Kelantan [P.U. (B) 308/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah 21,367 62.26 + 3.00
PAS Wan Abdul Rahim Wan Abdullah 12,954 37.74 - 3.00
Total valid votes 34,321 100.00
Total rejected ballots 712
Unreturned ballots 64
Turnout 35,097 87.36
Registered electors 40,176
Majority 8,413 24.52
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah 14,063 59.26 - 6.80
PAS Zulkefli Mohamed 9,669 40.74 + 6.80
Total valid votes 23,732 100.00
Total rejected ballots 489
Unreturned ballots 62
Turnout 24,283 83.77
Registered electors 28,986
Majority 4,394 18.52
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah 13,570 66.06 + 9.62
PAS Zulkefli Mohamed 6,972 33.94 - 9.62
Total valid votes 20,542 100.00
Total rejected ballots 534
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 21,076 80.64
Registered electors 26,135
Majority 6,598 32.12
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah 12,825 56.44 + 17.46
PAS Razak Abas 9,900 43.56 + 43.56
Total valid votes 22,725 100.00
Total rejected ballots 451
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 23,176 77.53
Registered electors 29,892
Majority 2,925 12.88
BN gain from S46 Swing ?

Malaysian general by-election, 29 August 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
On August 1, 1995, the Kota Bharu High Court ordered a fresh election for the Gua Musang Parliamentary Seat after declaring the contest in the 8th General Election held in April the same year null and void. Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah was the incumbent MP.
S46 Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah 13,144 61.02 - 12.41
BN Hussein Ahmad 8,398 38.98 + 38.98
Total valid votes 21,542 100.00
Total rejected ballots 223
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 21,765 77.72
Registered electors 28,004
Majority 4,746 22.04
S46 hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
S46 Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah 13,716 74.33 - 2.49
AKIM Nik Ismail Wan Idris 4,736 25.67 + 25.67
Total valid votes 18,452 100.00
Total rejected ballots 3,152
Unreturned ballots 67
Turnout 21,671 77.11
Registered electors 28,104
Majority 8,980 48.66
S46 hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
S46 Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah 18,973 76.82 + 76.82
BN Wan Ismail Ibrahim 5,724 23.18 - 47.43
Total valid votes 24,697 100.00
Total rejected ballots 475
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 25,172 81.03
Registered electors 31,065
Majority 13,249 53.64
S46 gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tengku Razaleigh Tengku Mohd Hamzah 12,538 70.61
PAS Wan Abdul Rahim Wan Abdullah 5,219 29.39
Total valid votes 17,757 100.00
Total rejected ballots 493
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 18,250 76.11
Registered electors 23,977
Majority 7,319 41.22
This was a new constituency created.

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