Parit Buntar (federal constituency)

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Parit Buntar
Perak constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Mujahid Yusof
PH
Constituency created1974
First contested1974
Last contested2018

Parit Buntar is a federal constituency in Perak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1974.

The federal constituency was created in the 1974 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 Sungai Megat Aris, Sungai Kota, Kedai Empat, Sungai Star, Kampong Perak, Tebok Haji Musa, Kampong Kedah, Parit Buntar, Jalan Kedah, Taman Kerian, Parit Tok Ngah, Titi Serong, Sungai Labu, Parit Sungai Betul, Parit Haji Wahab, Parit Haji Ali, Seri Tenggara, Tanjong Piandang, Parit Sungai Burong, Parit Haji Abd. Rahman, Parit Telok Pial, Parit Tok Hin, Sungai Baharu, Batu 14, Jalan Bawah, Parit Abas, Siakap Road, Simpang Tiga, Kuala Kurau, Coast Road, Piandang Indah, Kurau Indah.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Sungai Megat Aris, Sungai Kota, Kedai Empat, Sungai Star, Kampong Perak, Tebok Haji Musa, Kampong Kedah, Parit Buntar, Jalan Kedah, Taman Kerian, Parit Tok Ngah, Titi Serong, Sungai Labu, Parit Sungai Betul, Parit Haji Wahab, Parit Haji Ali, Seri Tenggara, Tanjong Piandang, Parit Sungai Burong, Parit Haji Abd. Rahman, Parit Telok Pial, Parit Tok Hin, Sungai Baharu, Batu 14, Jalan Bawah, Parit Abas, Siakap Road, Simpang Tiga, Kuala Kurau, Coast Road, Piandang Indah, Kurau Indah.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Parit Buntar
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
4th 1974-1978 Sulaiman Taib BN
5th 1978-1982 Idris Abdul Rauf
6th 1982-1986 Abdul Raman Suliman
7th 1986-1990
8th 1990-1995
9th 1995-1999
10th 1999-2004 Hasan Mohamed Ali PAS
11th 2004-2008 Abdul Hamid Zainal Abidin BN
12th 2008-2013 Mujahid Yusof PAS
13th 2013-2015
2015-2018 Amanah
14th 2018-present PH (Amanah)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Mujahid Yusof 16,753 39.22
BN Abdul Puhat Mat Nayan 13,655 31.96
PAS Ahmad Azhar Sharin 12,312 28.82
Total valid votes 42,720 100.00
Total rejected ballots 536
Unreturned ballots 91
Turnout 43,347 83.58
Registered electors 51,860
Majority 3,098 7.25
PH gain from PAS Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Perak [P.U. (B) 237/2018]" (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 Perak [P.U. (B) 311/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Mujahid Yusof 26,015 59.73 - 1.09
BN Mua'amar Ghadafi Jamal Jamaludin 17,539 40.27 + 1.09
Total valid votes 43,554 100.00
Total rejected ballots 618
Unreturned ballots 134
Turnout 44,306 86.16
Registered electors 51,422
Majority 8,476 19.46
PAS hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Mujahid Yusof 21,221 60.82 + 17.73
BN Abdul Raman Suliman 13,670 39.18 - 17.73
Total valid votes 34,891 100.00
Total rejected ballots 618
Unreturned ballots 83
Turnout 35,592 78.71
Registered electors 45,219
Majority 7,551 21.64
PAS gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Hamid Ngah @ Zainal Abidin 19,312 56.91 +10.43
PAS Hasan Mohamed Ali 14,623 43.09 - 10.43
Total valid votes 33,935 100.00
Total rejected ballots 591
Unreturned ballots 41
Turnout 34,567 77.16
Registered electors 44,799
Majority 4,689 13.82
BN gain from PAS Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Hasan Mohamed Ali 15,931 53.52 + 12.94
BN Abdul Raman Suliman 13,837 46.48 - 12.94
Total valid votes 29,768 100.00
Total rejected ballots 630
Unreturned ballots 76
Turnout 30,474 71.92
Registered electors 42,372
Majority 2,094 7.04
PAS gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Raman Suliman 17,180 59.42 + 9.33
S46 Idris Abdul Rauf 11,731 40.58 - 9.33
Total valid votes 28,911 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,133
Unreturned ballots 79
Turnout 30,123 70.95
Registered electors 42,456
Majority 5,449 18.84
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Raman Suliman 14,113 50.09 + 7.48
S46 Idris Abdul Rauf 13,267 47.09 + 47.09
Independent Jaafar Ali 796 2.82 + 2.82
Total valid votes 28,176 100.00
Total rejected ballots 892
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 29,068 74.37
Registered electors 39,085
Majority 846 3.00
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Raman Suliman 11,029 42.61
PAS Ahmad Subki Abd. Latif @ Subky Abd. Latif 9,846 38.04
DAP Lim Yan Chiow 5,011 19.35
Total valid votes 25,886 100.00
Total rejected ballots 648
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 26,534 71.46
Registered electors 37,132
Majority 1,183 4.57
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Raman Suliman 16,758 59.32
PAS Ahmad Hassan Salahuddin Mohamed Khalil 11,492 40.68
Total valid votes 28,250 100.00
Total rejected ballots 973
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 29,223 76.46
Registered electors 38,219
Majority 5,266
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Idris Abdul Rauf 12,437 51.85
DAP Tan Hee Pau @ Tan Kee Pow 9,985 41.63
Independent Shaarani Mohamad 1,564 6.52
Total valid votes 23,986 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 34,991
Majority 2,452
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Sulaiman Taib 12,134 53.79
Independent Zulkarnain Ahmad 10,425 46.21
Total valid votes 22,559 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,413
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 23,972 75.54
Registered electors 31,734
Majority 1,709
This was a new constituency created.

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