|Member of Parliament of Sungai Siput|
|Assumed office |
9 May 2018
|Preceded by||Michael Jeyakumar Devaraj (PSM)|
|Perak State Assemblyman of Hutan Melintang|
8 March 2008 – 9 May 2018
|Preceded by||G Rajoo (BN-MIC)|
|Succeeded by||Khairuddin Tarmizi (BN-UMNO)|
Kesavan s/o Subramaniam
1975 (age 44–45)
Teluk Intan, Perak, Malaysia
|Political party||People's Justice Party (PKR)|
|Pakatan Harapan (PH)|
Pakatan Rakyat (PR)
|Website||Kesavan Subramaniam on Facebook|
|Kesavan Subramaniam on Parliament of Malaysia|
Kesavan s/o Subramaniam (Tamil: கேசவன் சுப்ரமணியம், romanized: Kēcavaṉ cupramaṇiyam) is a Malaysian politician of Indian origin from the People's Justice Party (PKR), a component party of Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition. He currently is a Member of Parliament represents the parliamentary seat of Sungai Siput in Perak. He is also formerly the Member of the Perak State Legislative Assembly for Hutan Melintang for two terms from 2008 to 2018.
In May 2019, Kesavan was accused of sexual harassment by a woman who claimed to be his former aide in a police report she had lodged. However, Kesavan had denied the accusation and her allegation of being his former assistant. Kesavan had counter filed a police report against the woman and claimed it was her who had taken advantage of himself and had tried to disrupt his family instead. On 16 July, Indrani Ramasamy who was the alleged PKR Sungai Siput treasurer and parliamentary research officer, filed a defamation suit against Kesavan.
|2008||N54 Hutan Melintang||Kesavan Subramaniam (PKR)||7,804||53.61%||S. Thangesvari (MIC)||6,083||46.39%||14,556||1,721||70.12%|
|2013||N54 Hutan Melintang||Kesavan Subramaniam (PKR)||10,155||49.60%||Supramaniam Ramalingam (MIC)||8,915||3.55%||20,472||1,240||83.09%|
|Azahari Abdullah (BERJASA)||353||1.72%|
|Mat Sidi Hashim (IND)||413||2.02%|
|2018||P62 Sungai Siput, Perak||Kesavan Subramaniam (PKR)||20,817||48.72%||S.K. Devamany (MIC)||15,210||35.60%||42,726||5,607||77.68%|
|Ishak Ibrahim (PAS)||5,194||13.84%|
|Michael Jeyakumar (PSM)||1,505||3.52%|
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