Muar Dalam (federal constituency)

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Muar Dalam
Johor constituency
Defunct federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
Constituency created1958
Constituency abolished1974
First contested1959
Last contested1969

Muar Dalam was a federal constituency in Johor, Malaysia, that was represented in the Dewan Rakyat from 1959 to 1974.

The federal constituency was created in the 1974 redistribution and was mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.


It was abolished in 1974 when it was redistributed.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Muar Dalam
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
Parliament of the Federation of Malaya
1st 1959-1963 Abdul Aziz Ishak Alliance (UMNO)
Parliament of Malaysia
1st 1963-1964 Abdul Aziz Ishak Alliance (UMNO)
2nd 1964-1969
1969-1971 Parliament was suspended[1][2]
3rd 1971-1973 Syed Nasir Ismail Alliance (UMNO)
1973-1974 BN (UMNO)
Constituency abolished, renamed to Pagoh

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 1969
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
On the nomination day, Syed Nasir Ismail won uncontested.
Alliance Syed Nasir Ismail
Total valid votes 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Registered electors 28,523
Alliance hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1964
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Alliance Abdul Aziz Ishak 15,385 84.44
Socialist Front Mohammed Dali Othman 2,834 15.56
Total valid votes 18,219 100.00
Total rejected ballots 540
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 18,759 82.56
Registered electors 22,723
Majority 12,551
Alliance hold Swing
Malayan general election, 1959
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Alliance Abdul Aziz Ishak 11,329 74.16
Parti Negara Ahmad Abu 3,947 25.84
Total valid votes 15,276 100.00
Total rejected ballots 237
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 15,513 77.37
Registered electors 20,050
Majority 7,382
This was a new constituency created.


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