Iskandar Puteri (federal constituency)

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Iskandar Puteri
Johor constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
Lim Kit Siang
Constituency created2018
First contested2018
Last contested2018
Population (2017)EC2017Q4138,299
Electors (2017)[1]138,299
Area (km²)[2]294
Pop. density (per km²)470.4

Iskandar Puteri is a federal constituency in Johor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2018.

The federal constituency was created in the 2018 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.


Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Iskandar Puteri
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created, renamed from Gelang Patah
14th 2018-present Lim Kit Siang PH (DAP)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Lim Kit Siang 80,726 69.24
BN Jason Teoh 35,862 30.76
Total valid votes 116,588 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,987
Unreturned ballots 204
Turnout 118,779 85.89
Registered electors 138,299
Majority 44,864 38.48
This was a new constituency created.

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Johore [P.U. (B) 244/2018]" (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 Johore [P.U. (B) 318/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.