Kota Raja (federal constituency)

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Kota Raja (P111)
Selangor constituency
DUN Selangor 2020.svg
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
Constituency created2003
First contested2004
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]149,021
Area (km²)[2]141

Kota Raja is a federal constituency in Klang District and Petaling District, Selangor, 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.

Demographics[edit]

Ethnic breakdown of Kota Raja's electorate as of 2018[3]

  Malay (43.15%)
  Indian (27.68%)
  Chinese (27.66%)
  Other ethnicities (1.51%)

History[edit]

Polling districts[edit]

According to the federal gazette issued on 30 March 2018, the Kota Raja constituency is divided into 46 polling districts.[4]

State constituency Polling Districts Code Location
Sentosa (N48) Taman Klang Jaya 1 111/48/01 SMK Raja Mahadi Taman Klang Jaya
Sentosa Dato Yusof Shahbuddin 111/48/02 Dewan Sentosa Majlis Perbandaran Klang Jalan Sungai Jati
Taman Desawan 111/48/03 SK Taman Klang Jaya
Sentosa Dato Abdul Hamid 1 111/48/04 SRA Taman Klang Jaya
Sentosa Dato Dagang 111/48/05 Dewan Orang Ramai Apartment Impian Sentosa
Taman Klang Jaya 2 111/48/06 SMK Raja Mahadi Taman Klang Jaya
Sentosa Dato Abdul Hamid 2 111/48/07 Taman Bimbingan Kanak-Kanak (KEMAS) Cawangan Taman Sentosa
Bandar Bukit Tinggi 1 111/48/08 SK Bukit Tinggi
Taman Maznah 111/48/09 SMJK Chung Hwa Seksyen 36 Shah Alam
Batu 4 Jalan Kebun 111/48/10 SJK (T) Batu Ampat Jalan Kota Raja
Taman Menara Maju 111/48/11 SK Kampung Jawa (2)
Bandar Bukit Tinggi 2 111/48/12 SMK Bukit Tinggi Klang
Bandar Botanic 111/48/13 SJK (T) Ladang Highlands
Sungai Kandis (N49) Seksyen 34 Shah Alam 111/49/01 Dewan Pusat Latihan Teknologi Tinggi (ADTEC) Seksyen 34 Shah Alam
Sungai Kandis 111/49/02 SRA Sungai Kandis Klang
Teluk Menegun 111/49/03 SK Telok Menegon Klang
LLN Connught Bridge 111/49/04 SRA Hajah Fatimah Kampong Datok Dagang Kelang
Kampung Pandan 111/49/05 SA Rakyat (KAFA Integrasi) Kampung Pandan
Kampung Jawa 111/49/06 Kolej Islam Sultan Alam Shah Klang
Kota Raja 111/49/07 SMA Tinggi Sultan Hishamuddin
Taman Seri Andalas 1 111/49/08 SK Taman Sri Andalas Klang
Taman Seri Andalas 2 111/49/09 SMK Seri Andalas Klang
Bukit Jati 111/49/10 SRA Kampung Jawa
Taman Seri Andalas 3 111/49/11 SJK (T) Simpang Jawa
Jalan Raya Timur 111/49/12 SM (Psdn) Chung Hua
Bandar Puteri Klang 111/49/13 Dewan Serbaguna Klang Jaya
Jalan Kebun 111/49/14 SK Jalan Kebun
Johan Setia 111/49/15 SK Kampung Johan Setia Klang
Seri Gambut 111/49/16 SRA Bukit Naga Batu 6 Klang
Kampung Bukit Naga 111/49/17 SK Bukit Naga Batu 6
Haji Husin Jalan Kebun 111/49/18 SRA Jalan Kebun
Taman Berjaya 111/49/19 SMK Jalan Kebun
Kota Kemuning(N50) Shah Alam S 27 A 111/50/01 SK Hicom Seksyen 27 Shah Alam
Shah Alam S 28 111/50/02 SK Taman Alam Megah
Sri Muda 1 111/50/03 SK Taman Sri Muda
Sri Muda 2 Utara 111/50/04 SK Taman Sri Muda (2)
Bukit Kemuning 111/50/05 SJK (C) Khe Beng Batu 8
Kampung Baru Hicom 111/50/06 Dewan Blok A, Pangsapuri PPR Hicom
Putra Heights 111/50/07 SK Alam Megah (3) Shah Alam
Sri Muda 2 Selatan 111/50/08 SMK Taman Sri Muda
Kota Kemuning Jalan 31/1 - 31/80 111/50/09 SK Bukit Kemuning
Bukit Rimau 111/50/10 SK Bukit Rimau
Shah Alam S 27 B 111/50/11 SK Seksyen 27 (1) Shah Alam
Apartment S 28 111/50/12 SMK Alam Megah 2
Kota Kemuning Jalan 31/81 - 31/170 111/50/13 SK Bukit Kemuning 2
Shah Alam S 26 111/50/14 SMA Hira' Shah Alam Taman Bukit Saga Seksyen 26

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Kota Raja
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created from Shah Alam and Klang
11th 2004-2008 S. Vigneswaran M. Sanasee (ச. விக்னேஸ்வரன்) BN (MIC)
12th 2008-2013 Siti Mariah Mahmud PAS
13th 2013-2015
2015-2018 AMANAH
14th 2018-present Mohamad Sabu PH (AMANAH)

State constituency[edit]

Parliamentary

constituency

State constituency
1955–59* 1959–1974 1974–1986 1986–1995 1995–2004 2004–2018 2018–present
Kota Raja Kota Kemuning
Sentosa
Seri Andalas
Sri Muda
Sungai Kandis

Current state assembly members[edit]

No. State Constituency Member Coalition (Party)
N48 Sentosa Gunarajah George PH (PKR)
N49 Sungai Kandis Zawawi Mughni
N50 Kota Kemuning Ganabatirau Veraman PH (DAP)

Local governments[edit]

No. State Constituency Local Government
N48 Sentosa
  • Shah Alam City Council
  • Klang Municipal Council
N49 Sungai Kandis
  • Shah Alam City Council
  • Klang Municipal Council
N50 Kota Kemuning
  • Shah Alam City Council
  • Subang Jaya City Council

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Mohamad Sabu 90,697 70.79 + 70.79
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Mohamed Diah Baharun 19,555 15.26 - 49.36
BN V. Gunalan 17,874 13.95 - 18.53
Total valid votes 128,126 100.00
Total rejected ballots 966
Unreturned ballots 320
Turnout 129,412 86.84
Registered electors 149,021
Majority 71,142 55.53
PH gain from Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party 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 % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Siti Mariah Mahmud 59,106 64.62 - 3.71
BN Murugesan Sinnandavar 29,711 32.48 + 0.84
Independent Uthayakumar Ponnusamy 2,364 2.58 + 2.58
Independent Azman Idrus 280 0.31 + 0.31
Total valid votes 91,461 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,102
Unreturned ballots 116
Turnout 92,729 87.56
Registered electors 105,909
Majority 29,395
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing - 2.28
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Siti Mariah Mahmud 38,630 68.36 + 31.79
BN S. Vigneswaran M. Sanasee 17,879 31.64 - 23.61
Total valid votes 56,509 100.00
Total rejected ballots 814
Unreturned ballots 0
Turnout 57,323 79.75
Registered electors 71,887
Majority 20,751
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party gain from BN Swing + 27.70


Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN S. Vigneswaran M. Sanasee 24,376 55.25
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Siti Mariah Mahmud 16,137 36.57
Independent Krisnasamy Thevarayan 3,608 8.18
Total valid votes 44,121 100.00
Total rejected ballots 627
Unreturned ballots 10
Turnout 44,758 76.67
Registered electors 58,374
Majority 8,239
This was a new constituency created.

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