Kulim-Bandar Baharu (federal constituency)

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Kulim-Bandar Baharu
Kedah constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Saifuddin Nasution Ismail
PH
Constituency created1958
First contested1959
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]66,587
Area (km²)[2]690

Kulim-Bandar Baharu is a federal constituency in Kedah, 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 Tebuan, Ulu Mahang, Pekan Mahang, Ladang Sungai Dingin, FELDA Gunong Bongsu, Karangan, Terap, Ladang Sungai Ular, Ladang Anak Kulim, Jalan Tunku Bendahara, Taman Kenari, Taman Tunku Putra, Taman Seri Kulim, Pekan Kulim, Jalan Tunku Putra, Jalan Ibrahim, Bukit Awi, Taman Bersatu, Ayer Merah, Taman Anggerik, Junjong, Padang Penyangga, Durian Burong, Sungai Batu, Sungai Taka, Sungai Tengas, Selama, Batu Lintang, Kampong Ee Guan, Pekan Serdang, Batu 16, Relau, Sungai Kechil Illir, Ayer Puteh, Telok Sera, Pekan Lubok Buntar, Kerat Telunjok, Sungai Kechil Ulu, Parit Nibong, Permatang Pasir, Bandar Baharu.

2016–present:[3] The constituency contains the polling districts of Kampung Tebuan, Ulu Mahang, Pekan Mahang, Ladang Sungai Dingin, FELDA Gunong Bongsu, Karangan, Terap, Ladang Sungai Ular, Ladang Anak Kulim, Jalan Tunku Bendahara, Taman Kenari, Taman Tunku Putra, Taman Seri Kulim, Pekan Kulim, Jalan Tunku Putra, Jalan Ibrahim, Bukit Awi, Taman Bersatu, Ayer Merah, Taman Anggerik, Junjong, Padang Penyangga, Durian Burong, Sungai Batu, Sungai Taka, Sungai Tengas, Selama, Batu Lintang, Kampong Ee Guan, Pekan Serdang, Batu 16, Relau, Sungai Kechil Illir, Ayer Puteh, Telok Sera, Pekan Lubok Buntar, Kerat Telunjok, Sungai Kechil Ulu, Parit Nibong, Permatang Pasir, Bandar Baharu.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Kulim-Bandar Baharu
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
Kulim-Bandar Bahru
Parliament of the Federation of Malaya
1st 1959–1963 Tan Tye Chek Alliance (MCA)
Parliament of Malaysia
1st 1963–1964 Tan Tye Chek Alliance (MCA)
2nd 1964–1969 Tai Kuan Yang
1969–1971 Parliament was suspended[4][5]
3rd 1971–1973 Tai Kuan Yang Alliance (MCA)
1973–1974 BN (MCA)
4th 1974–1978 Azahari Md. Taib BN (UMNO)
5th 1978–1982 Abdul Kadir Sheikh Fadzir
6th 1982–1986
Kulim-Bandar Baharu
7th 1986–1990 Abdul Kadir Sheikh Fadzir BN (UMNO)
8th 1990–1995
9th 1995–1999
10th 1999–2004
11th 2004–2008
12th 2008–2010 Zulkifli Noordin PKR
2010–2013 Independent
13th 2013–2018 Abd. Aziz Sheikh Fadzir BN (UMNO)
14th 2018–present Saifuddin Nasution Ismail PH (PKR)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Saifuddin Nasution Ismail 22,159 42.62 +42.62
BN Abd. Aziz Sheikh Fadzir 18,299 33.67 -18.14
PAS Abdul Raman Abdul Razak 12,885 23.71 +23.71
Total valid votes 54,343 100.00
Total rejected ballots 894
Unreturned ballots 153
Turnout 55,390 83.18
Registered electors 66,587
Majority 4,860 8.95
PH gain from BN Swing +6.29
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Kedah [P.U. (B) 233/2018]" (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 Kedah [P.U. (B) 307/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abd. Aziz Sheikh Fadzir 26,782 51.81 +8.98
PKR Saifuddin Nasution Ismail 24,911 48.19 -8.98
Total valid votes 51,693 100.00
Total rejected ballots 839
Unreturned ballots 234
Turnout 52,766 86.63
Registered electors 60,910
Majority 1,871 3.62
BN gain from PKR Swing +8.98
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PKR Zulkifli Noordin 22,255 57.17 +17.94
BN Abd. Aziz Sheikh Fadzir 16,672 42.83 -17.94
Total valid votes 38,927 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,022
Unreturned ballots 233
Turnout 40,182 77.28
Registered electors 51,995
Majority 5,583 14.34
PKR gain from BN Swing +17.94
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Kadir Sheikh Fadzir 22,556 60.77 -1.28
KEADILAN Alwi Mohd Yusop 14,558 39.23 +1.28
Total valid votes 37,114 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,181
Unreturned ballots 494
Turnout 38,789 77.54
Registered electors 50,024
Majority 7,998 21.54
BN hold Swing -1.28
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Kadir Sheikh Fadzir 20,764 62.05 -11.31
KEADILAN Syeikh Azmi Ahmad 12,697 37.95 +37.95
Total valid votes 33,461 100.00
Total rejected ballots 898
Unreturned ballots 422
Turnout 34,781 73.85
Registered electors 47,096
Majority 8,067 24.10
BN hold Swing -24.63
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Kadir Sheikh Fadzir 22,455 73.36 +2.46
S46 Abdul Aziz Mohamed 8,153 26.64 -2.46
Total valid votes 30,608 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,491
Unreturned ballots 339
Turnout 32,438 70.60
Registered electors 45,946
Majority 14,302 46.72
BN hold Swing +2.46
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Kadir Sheikh Fadzir 23,149 70.90 -3.01
S46 Hashim Endut 9,499 29.10 +29.10
Total valid votes 32,648 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,051
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 33,699 74.23
Registered electors 45,398
Majority 13,650 41.80
BN hold Swing -16.06
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Kadir Sheikh Fadzir 21,043 73.91 +9.43
PAS Hassan Razak 7,429 26.09 +7.83
Total valid votes 28,472 100.00
Total rejected ballots 887
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 29,359 69.76
Registered electors 42,084
Majority 13,614 47.82
BN hold Swing +0.80
Malaysian general election, 1982: Kulim-Bandar Bahru
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Kadir Sheikh Fadzir 17,097 64.48 -7.56
PAS Mohamed Salleh Mohamad 4,843 18.26 -9.70
DAP Lee Chuan Sam @ Lee Chian Sum 4,576 17.26 +17.26
Total valid votes 26,516 100.00
Total rejected ballots 872
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 27,388 75.24
Registered electors 36,399
Majority 12,254
BN hold Swing +1.07
Malaysian general election, 1978: Kulim-Bandar Bahru
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Kadir Sheikh Fadzir 16,360 72.04 -0.72
PAS Abdul Aziz Kassim 6,351 27.96 +27.96
Total valid votes 22,711 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 31,816
Majority 10,009
BN hold Swing -14.34
Malaysian general election, 1974: Kulim-Bandar Bahru
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Azahari Md. Taib 13,888 72.76 +3.48
Independent Abdul Aziz Kassim 5,200 27.24 +27.24
Total valid votes 19,088 100.00
Total rejected ballots 975
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 20,063 71.81
Registered electors 27,940
Majority 8,688
BN gain from Alliance Swing -11.88
Malaysian general election, 1969: Kulim-Bandar Bahru
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Alliance Tai Kuan Yang 14,381 69.28 +0.51
PMIP Khatib Shorbaini Hassan 6,378 30.72 +20.41
Total valid votes 20,759 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,512
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 22,271 73.56
Registered electors 30,274
Majority 8,003
Alliance hold Swing -9.95
Malaysian general election, 1964: Kulim-Bandar Bahru
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Alliance Tai Kuan Yang 15,077 68.77 -0.82
Socialist Front A. K. Veeman Kanusamy 4,585 20.91 -9.50
PMIP Mohamed Amin Che Mat 2,261 10.31 +10.31
Total valid votes 21,923 100.00
Total rejected ballots 887
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 22,810 75.20
Registered electors 30,332
Majority 10,492
Alliance hold Swing +4.34
Malayan general election, 1959: Kulim-Bandar Bahru
Party Candidate Votes %
Alliance Tan Tye Chek 11,317 69.59
Socialist Front Choong Ah Fong 4,946 30.41
Total valid votes 16,263 100.00
Total rejected ballots 344
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 16,607 71.38
Registered electors 23,264
Majority 6,371
This was a new constituency created.

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