Noorita Sual

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Noorita Sual
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Tenom
In office
9 May 2018 – 19 November 2022
Preceded byRaime Unggi
(BNUMNO)
Succeeded byRiduan Rubin
(Independent)
Majority1,133 (2018)
Faction represented in Dewan Rakyat
2018–2022Pakatan Harapan
Personal details
Born
Noorita binti Sual

(1980-04-28) 28 April 1980 (age 42)
Tenom, Sabah, Malaysia
CitizenshipMalaysian
Political partyDemocratic Action Party (DAP)
Other political
affiliations
Pakatan Harapan (PH)
OccupationPolitician
ProfessionLawyer

Noorita binti Sual (born 1980) is a Malaysian politician who was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tenom from May 2018 to 2022.[1][2] She is a member of the Democratic Action Party (DAP), a component party of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) opposition coalition.

Elections[edit]

2018 general election[edit]

In the 2018 election, her party of Democratic Action Party (DAP) field her to contest the Tenom parliamentary seat to facing a new candidate Rubin Balang from the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO).[3] She subsequently won the seat, breaking a long time rule by the Barisan Nasional (BN) in the area.[4]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia[5]
Year Constituency Candidate Votes Pct. Opponent(s) Votes Pct. Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2018 Tenom Noorita Sual (DAP) 11,363 49.35% Rubin Balang (UMNO) 10,230 44.43% 23,027 1,133 78.91%
Laimoi @ Yuslinah Laikim (STAR) 645 2.80%
2022 Noorita Sual (DAP) 8,919 31.13% Riduan Rubin (IND) 10,027 35.00% 28,649 1,108 68.14%
Jamawi Ja’afar (UMNO) 8,625 30.11%
Ukim Buandi (WARISAN) 992 3.46%
Peggy Chaw Zhi Ting (IND) 86 0.30 %
Sabah State Legislative Assembly[6]
Year Constituency Candidate Votes Pct. Opponent(s) Votes Pct. Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2013 Melalap Noorita Sual (DAP) 1,992 20.26% Radin Malleh (PBS) 4,643 47.22% 9,832 2,599 81.43%
Roger Stimin (SAPP) 2,044 20.79%
Kong Fui Seng (STAR) 924 9.40%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rakyat berhak pilih ketua" (in Malay). Utusan Borneo. 19 May 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  2. ^ "Pelantikan KK, JKKK, Kapitan Cina dibuat semula secara undi". Utusan Borneo (in Malay). PressReader. 20 May 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  3. ^ Neil Brian Joseph (17 April 2018). "DAP to field two women in Tenom, Kapayan". The Borneo Post. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  4. ^ Nandini Balakrishnan (10 May 2018). "Historic Win: The Complete Result Of GE14's Parliamentary Seats Across Malaysia". Says.com. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  5. ^ "RESULTS OF CONTESTED ELECTION AND STATEMENTS OF THE POLL AFTER THE OFFICIAL ADDITION OF VOTES". Retrieved 26 November 2022.
  6. ^ "KEPUTUSAN PILIHAN RAYA UMUM - DEWAN UNDANGAN NEGERI". resultpru13.spr.gov.my. Retrieved 26 November 2022.

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