Masir Kujat

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Masir Kujat

Deputy Minister of Home Affairs
In office
28 July 2015 – 10 May 2018
Serving with Nur Jazlan Mohamed
MonarchAbdul Halim
Muhammad V
Prime MinisterNajib Razak
MinisterDr. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi
Preceded byDr. Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar
Succeeded byMohd Azis Jamman
ConstituencySri Aman
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Sri Aman
Assumed office
2008
Preceded byJimmy Lim @ Jimmy Donald
Majority4,252 (2008)
6,550 (2013)
5,820 (2018)
Personal details
Born
Masir anak Kujat

(1954-08-07) 7 August 1954 (age 64)
Crown Colony of Sarawak (now Sarawak, Malaysia)
Political partySarawak Peoples' Party (PRS)
Other political
affiliations
Barisan Nasional (BN)
Sarawak Parties Alliance (GPS)
Spouse(s)Dora Jemat
OccupationPolitician

Dato' Masir anak Kujat (born 7 August 1954) is a Malaysian politician of Iban descent. He is the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Sri Aman constituency in Sarawak, representing the Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) in the governing Barisan Nasional coalition.[1] He was first elected to Parliament in 2008.[2][3]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: Sri Aman, Sarawak[3]
Year Government Votes Pct Opposition Votes Pct
2008 Masir Kujat (PRS) 9,700 63% Cobbold Lusoi (IND) 5,448 35%
2013 Masir Kujat (PRS) 12,168 55% Nicholas Mujah anak Ason (PR-PKR) 5,618 25%

Career[edit]

On 28 July 2015, Masir was elected as the Deputy Minister of Home Affairs[4] succeeding fellow Sarawakian minister Dr. Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar.

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Masir Anak Kujat, Y.B. Tuan" (in Malay). Parliament of Malaysia. Retrieved 14 April 2010.
  2. ^ Wong, Jack; Ling, Sharon (22 February 2008). "Taib will not defend Kota Samarahan seat". The Star. Star Publications (Malaysia). Archived from the original on 22 June 2011. Retrieved 14 April 2010.
  3. ^ a b "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri". Election Commission of Malaysia. Archived from the original on 6 September 2011. Retrieved 14 April 2010. Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  4. ^ "Cabinet reshuffle: Who's in, who's out". The Star (Malaysia). 28 July 2015. Retrieved 28 July 2015.
  5. ^ "Senarai Penerima Kurniaan Johan Mangku Negara ..." (in Malay). data.gov.my. 10 August 2018. Retrieved 11 October 2018.
  6. ^ "215 terima darjah, pingat kebesaran Pahang". Nurul Nadira Shaari (in Malay). Berita Harian. 4 March 2017. Retrieved 11 October 2018.