Kuala Kangsar (federal constituency)

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Kuala Kangsar
Perak constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Mastura Mohd Yazid
BN
Constituency created1958
First contested1959
Last contested2018

Kuala Kangsar is a federal constituency in Perak, 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 Jalan Kangsar, Jalan Datoh, Jalan Dato Sagor, Kampong Talang, Kampong Pajak Potong, Kampong Sayong Lembah, Bukit Resident, Bukit Chandan, Bendang Kering, Menora, Senggang, Seberang Manong, Bekor, Taman Bunga Raya, Talang Hulu, Jalan Baharu, Bendang Panjang, Jerlun, Kampong Mesjid, Kampong Ketior, Ulu Kenas, Lempor, Kampong Jeliang, Manong, Kampong Semat, Ulu Piol.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Jalan Kangsar, Jalan Datoh, Jalan Dato Sagor, Kampong Talang, Kampong Pajak Potong, Kampong Sayong Lembah, Bukit Resident, Bukit Chandan, Bendang Kering, Menora, Senggang, Seberang Manong, Bekor, Taman Bunga Raya, Talang Hulu, Jalan Baharu, Bendang Panjang, Jerlun, Kampong Mesjid, Kampong Ketior, Ulu Kenas, Lempor, Kampong Jeliang, Manong, Kampong Semat, Ulu Piol.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Kuala Kangsar
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
Parliament of the Federation of Malaya
1st 1959-1963 Abdullah Abdul Raof Alliance
Parliament of Malaysia
1st 1963-1964 Abdullah Abdul Raof Alliance
2nd 1964-1969 Megat Khas Megat Omar
1969-1971 Parliament was suspended[2][3]
3rd 1971-1973 Mohamed Ghazali Jawi Alliance
1973-1974 BN
4th 1974-1978 Oon Zariah Abu Bakar
5th 1978-1982 Yong Fatimah Mohd. Razali
6th 1982-1986 Rafidah Aziz
7th 1986-1990
8th 1990-1995
9th 1995-1999
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2016 Wan Mohammad Khair-il Anuar Wan Ahmad
2016-2018 Mastura Mohd Yazid
14th 2018-present

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mastura Mohd Yazid 12,102 40.26 Decrease 14.11
PH Ahmad Termizi Ramli 11,371 37.83 Increase 16.85
PAS Khalil Idham Lim Abdullah 6,583 21.90 Decrease 2.52
Total valid votes 30,056 100.00
Total rejected ballots 511
Unreturned ballots 134
Turnout 30,701 83.08
Registered electors 36,954
Majority 731 2.43
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Perak [P.U. (B) 237/2018]" (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 Perak [P.U. (B) 311/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general by-election, 18 June 2016
The by-election was called due to the death of incumbent, Wan Mohammad Khair-il Anuar Wan Ahmad.
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mastura Mohd Yazid 12,653 54.37 Increase 3.23
PAS Najihatussalehah Ahmad 5,684 24.42 Decrease 22.83
Amanah Ahmad Termizi Ramli 4,883 20.98 N/A
Independent Izat Bukhary Ismail Bukhary 54 0.23 N/A
Total valid votes 23,274 100.00
Total rejected ballots 239
Unreturned ballots 10
Turnout 23,523 71.39
Registered electors 32,949
Majority 6,969 29.95
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Wan Mohammad Khair-il Anuar Wan Ahmad 14,218 51.14 Decrease 2.50
PAS Khalil Idham Lim Abdullah 13,136 47.25 Increase 0.89
Independent Kamilia Ibrahim 447 1.61 N/A
Total valid votes 27,801 100.00
Total rejected ballots 407
Unreturned ballots 75
Turnout 28,283 84.33
Registered electors 33,540
Majority 1,082 3.89
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Rafidah Aziz 10,735 53.64 Decrease 12.09
PAS Khairuddin Abd Malik 9,277 46.36 Increase 12.09
Total valid votes 20,012 100.00
Total rejected ballots 373
Unreturned ballots 388
Turnout 20,773 73.34
Registered electors 28,325
Majority 1,458 10.28
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Rafidah Aziz 12,938 65.73 Increase 9.24
PAS Mohammad Nizar Jamaluddin 6,747 34.27 Decrease 9.24
Total valid votes 19,685 100.00
Total rejected ballots 373
Unreturned ballots 126
Turnout 20,184 71.09
Registered electors 28,392
Majority 6,191 31.46
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Rafidah Aziz 12,074 56.49 Decrease 19.95
PAS Asmuni Awi 9,300 43.51 N/A
Total valid votes 21,374 100.00
Total rejected ballots 434
Unreturned ballots 78
Turnout 21,886 64.69
Registered electors 33,832
Majority 2,774 12.98
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Rafidah Aziz 15,393 76.44 Increase 10.52
S46 Abdul Khalid Mohd. Nasir 4,744 23.56 Decrease 10.52
Total valid votes 20,137 100.00
Total rejected ballots 736
Unreturned ballots 116
Turnout 20,989 65.56
Registered electors 32,014
Majority 10,649 52.88
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Rafidah Aziz 16,548 65.92 Decrease 5.13
S46 Jamaluddin Mohd Din 8,554 34.08 N/A
Total valid votes 25,102 100.00
Total rejected ballots 824
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 25,926 68.84
Registered electors 37,661
Majority 7,994 31.84
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Rafidah Aziz 16,196 71.05 Increase 5.78
PAS Ab Aziz Ishak 6,598 28.95 Increase 13.56
Total valid votes 22,794 100.00
Total rejected ballots 658
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 23,452 63.94
Registered electors 36,681
Majority 9,598 42.10
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Rafidah Aziz 12,159 65.27 Increase 12.72
DAP Harikrishnan Vallappan 3,603 19.34 Decrease 5.38
PAS Muhammad Harun 2,867 15.39 Decrease 7.34
Total valid votes 18,629 100.00
Total rejected ballots 527
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 19,156 72.19
Registered electors 26,535
Majority 8,556 45.93
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Yong Fatimah Mohd. Razali 9,059 52.55 Decrease 10.36
DAP Kok Kean Fatt @ Chin Ken Fatt 4,261 24.72 Decrease 1.84
PAS Baharuddin Abdul Latif 3,919 22.73 N/A
Total valid votes 17,239 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 23,958
Majority 4,798 27.83
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Oon Zariah Abu Bakar 9,063 62.91 N/A
DAP Kok Kean Fatt @ Chin Ken Fatt 3,826 26.56 N/A
PEKEMAS Abdul Raffor Abdul Hamid 1,517 10.53 N/A
Total valid votes 14,406 100.00
Total rejected ballots 532
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 14,938 68.78
Registered electors 21,720
Majority 5,237 36.35
BN gain from Alliance Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1969
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Alliance Mohamed Ghazali Jawi 12,580 57.99 Increase 7.53
PMIP Abdul Mutalib Mohd Tahir 9,113 42.01 Increase 19.08
Total valid votes 21,693 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,587
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 23,280 70.40
Registered electors 33,067
Majority 3,467 15.98
Alliance hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1964
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Alliance Megat Khas Megat Omar 11,309 50.46 Increase 5.78
PMIP Ahmad Zawawi Ibrahim 5,139 22.93 Decrease 6.87
Socialist Front Fathil Khalid 3,028 13.51 N/A
Independent S. Underwood 2,209 9.86 N/A
UDP Syed Osman Jamalullail 725 3.24 N/A
Total valid votes 22,410 100.00
Total rejected ballots 863
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 23,273 78.32
Registered electors 29,714
Majority 6,170 27.53
Alliance hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1959
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Alliance Abdullah Abdul Raof 8,367 44.68
PMIP Syed Nordin Husein 5,581 29.80
Socialist Front Omar Nordin 4,780 25.52
Total valid votes 18,728 100.00
Total rejected ballots 146
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 18,874 71.31
Registered electors 26,466
Majority 2,786 14.88
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 2016-06-19.
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