Klang (federal constituency)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Klang
Selangor constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Charles Anthony Santiago
PH
Constituency created1958
First contested1959
Last contested2018

Klang is a federal constituency in Selangor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1959.

The federal constituency was created in the 1958 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 Kampung Pendamar, Kampung Idaman, Sungai Aur, Jalan Padang, Kawasan Pelabuhan, Jalan Kem, Teluk Gong Utara, Pulau Indah Utara, Pulau Indah Selatan, Pandamaran Jaya Barat, Telok Gong Selatan, Pandamaran Jaya Timur, Bandar Bukit Tinggi, Seri Pendamar, Kampung Raja Uda Timur, Kompleks Sukan Pandamaran, Kawasan Sekolah Cina 'B', Kawasan Sekolah Cina 'A', Pandamaran, Jalan Tengku Badar Utara, Jalan Tengku Badar Selatan, Kampung Raja Uda Barat, Jalan Kastam, Tengku Bendahara Azman, Raja Lumu, Teluk Pulai Utara, Kampung Attap, Jalan Tengku Kelana, Bukit Istana, Simpang Tujuh, Taman Gembira 1, Taman Selatan 1, Teluk Gadung Besar, Taman Chi Liung, Teluk Pulai Selatan, Taman Selatan 2, Taman Bayu Perdana, Taman Gembira 2.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Kampung Pendamar, Kampung Idaman, Sungai Aur, Jalan Padang, Kawasan Pelabuhan, Jalan Kem, Teluk Gong Utara, Pulau Indah Utara, Pulau Indah Selatan, Pandamaran Jaya Jalan 1-12, Telok Gong Selatan, Pandamaran Jaya Jalan 13-100, Bandar Bukit Tinggi 1, Seri Pendamar, Pandamaran Jaya Apartment, Bandar Bukit Tinggi 2, Bandar Botanic, Selat Selatan, Kompleks Sukan Pandamaran, Kawasan Sekolah Cina 'B', Kawasan Sekolah Cina 'A', Pandamaran, Jalan Tengku Badar Utara, Jalan Tengku Badar Selatan,Sungai Bertih Utara,Sungai Bertih Selatan,Jalan Kastam, Tengku Bendahara Azman, Raja Lumu, Teluk Pulai Utara, Kampung Attap, Jalan Tengku Kelana, Bukit Istana, Simpang Tujuh, Taman Gembira 1, Taman Selatan 1, Teluk Gadung Besar, Taman Chi Liung, Teluk Pulai Selatan, Taman Selatan 2, Taman Bayu Perdana, Taman Gembira 2.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Klang
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
Parliament of the Federation of Malaya
1st 1959-1963 V. Manickavasagam Alliance
Parliament of Malaysia
1st 1963-1964 V. Manickavasagam Alliance
2nd 1964-1969
1969-1971 Parliament was suspended[2][3]
3rd 1971-1973 V. Manickavasagam Alliance
1973-1974 BN
Constituency abolished
Constituency re-created
7th 1986-1990 Ng Cheng Kiat BN
8th 1990-1995 Fong Kui Lun DAP
9th 1995-1999 Tan Yee Kew BN
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013 Charles Anthony Santiago DAP
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present PH (DAP)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Charles Anthony Santiago 98,279 77.34
BN Ching Eu Boon 19,506 15.35
PAS Khairul Shah Abdullah 9,169 7.22
Independent Puvananderan Ganasamoorthy 120 0.09
Total valid votes 127,074 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,204
Unreturned ballots 258
Turnout 128,536 86.06
Registered electors 149,348
Majority 78,773 61.99
PH gain from DAP Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 239/2018]" (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 Selangor [P.U. (B) 313/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Charles Anthony Santiago 53,719 64.91 - 0.28
BN Teh Kim Poo 29,034 35.09 + 0.28
Total valid votes 82,753 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,342
Unreturned ballots 124
Turnout 84,219 86.76
Registered electors 97,073
Majority 24,685
DAP hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Charles Anthony Santiago 37,990 65.19 + 28.21
BN Ch'ng Toh Eng 20,289 34.81 - 28.21
Total valid votes 58,279 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,036
Unreturned ballots 8
Turnout 59,323 76.23
Registered electors 77,816
Majority 17,701
DAP gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tan Yee Kew 32,138 63.02 + 8.41
DAP Wong Ah Peng 18,857 36.98 - 7.38
Total valid votes 50,995 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,215
Unreturned ballots 55
Turnout 52,265 70.57
Registered electors
Majority 13,281
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tan Yee Kew 30,201 54.61 + 0.73
DAP Teng Chang Khim 24,528 44.36 + 1.86
MDP Tan Siow Eng 570 1.03 + 1.03
Total valid votes 55,299 100.00
Total rejected ballots 956
Unreturned ballots 70
Turnout 56,325 69.81
Registered electors
Majority 5,673
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tan Yee Kew 28,984 53.88 + 10.97
DAP Fong Kui Lun 22,860 42.50 - 14.59
PAS Mohd Yusof Jasmin 1,947 3.62 + 3.62
Total valid votes 53,791 100.00
Total rejected ballots 841
Unreturned ballots 92
Turnout 54,724 76.87
Registered electors
Majority 6,124
BN gain from DAP Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Fong Kui Lun 31,413 57.09 + 10.46
BN Chan Tee Yuen 23,606 42.91 + 5.01
Total valid votes 55,019 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,172
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 56,191 69.49
Registered electors
Majority 7,807
DAP gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ng Cheng Kiat 24,966 47.92
DAP Wee Choo Keong 24,299 46.63
PAS Azmi Ali @ Nik 2,317 4.45
SDP Gabriel Lee 519 1.00
Total valid votes 52,101 100.00
Total rejected ballots 925
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 53,026 70.74
Registered electors 74,964
Majority 667
BN gain from Alliance Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1969
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Alliance V. Manickavasagam 11,257 51.10
DAP Lee Lam Thye 10,772 48.90
Total valid votes 22,029 100.00
Total rejected ballots 970
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 22,999 67.18
Registered electors 34,235
Majority 485
Alliance hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1964
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Alliance V. Manickavasagam 14,027 63.89
Socialist Front S. S. Nayagam 7,928 36.11
Total valid votes 21,955 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,029
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 22,984 76.21
Registered electors 30,158
Majority 6,099
Alliance hold Swing
Malayan general election, 1959
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Alliance V. Manickavasagam 8,394 57.31
Socialist Front S. S. Nayagam 6,253 42.69
Total valid votes 14,647 100.00
Total rejected ballots 207
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 14,854 75.52
Registered electors 19,670
Majority 2,141
This was a new constituency created.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Polling Districts and Polling Centres for the Federal Constituencies and State Constituencies of the States of Malaya [P.U. (B) 197/2016]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 29 April 2016. Retrieved 2016-07-08.
  2. ^ Ahmad Fauzi Mustafa (2012-03-12). "Hanya Yang di-Pertuan Agong ada kuasa panggil Parlimen bersidang". Utusan Online. Archived from the original on 2016-06-04. Retrieved 2016-05-09.
  3. ^ "www.parlimen.gov.my" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-05-09.