Mohamed Farid Md Rafik

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Mohamed Farid Md Rafik

محمد فريد بن مد رافيق
Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister's Department
(National Unity and Social Wellbeing)
Assumed office
2 July 2018
MonarchMuhammad V
Prime MinisterMahathir Mohamad
MinisterWaytha Moorthy Ponnusamy
ConstituencyTanjung Piai
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Tanjung Piai
Assumed office
9 May 2018
Preceded byWee Jeck Seng (BN-MCA)
Majority524 (2018)
Personal details
Mohamed Farid bin Md Rafik
Political partyBERSATU
Other political
Spouse(s)Farah Syazwani Hanis Ismail
Alma materQueen's University of Belfast

Mohamed Farid bin Md Rafik (Jawi: محمد فريد بن مد رافيق) is a Malaysian politician. He is the Member of Parliament of Malaysia for the Tanjong Piai constituency in the State of Johor from 2018.[1] Dr. Farid is a member of the Malaysian United Indigenous Party or Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (BERSATU), a component of Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition. In July 2018 he was appointed as Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister's Department for National Unity and Social Wellbeing.[2] He has trained as an anaesthesiologist.[3]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: P165 Tanjong Piai, Johor[4][5][6]
Year Government Votes Pct Opposition(s) Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2018 Md Farid Md Rafik (BERSATU) 21,255 47.29% Wee Jeck Seng (MCA) 20,731 46.12% 45,858 524 85.67%
Nordin Othman (PAS) 2,962 6.59%



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  2. ^ "New Cabinet all sworn-in before King (Full List) - Nation | The Star Online". Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Touting Malay wave, doctor poses strongest challenge yet to MCA's last bastion". Malaysiakini. 5 May 2018. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Malaysia General Election". undiinfo Malaysian Election Data. Malaysiakini. Retrieved 4 February 2018. Results only available from the 2004 election.
  5. ^ "SEMAKAN KEPUTUSAN PILIHAN RAYA UMUM KE - 14" (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 17 May 2018. Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  6. ^ "The Star Online GE14". The Star. Retrieved 24 May 2018. Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  7. ^ "Husam kembali bergelar 'datuk', Mujahid Dr Dzul Ahmad Awang 'datuk seri'". MALAYSIADATELINE (in Malay). 13 October 2018. Retrieved 13 October 2018.