Pasir Putih (federal constituency)

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Pasir Putih
Kelantan constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Nik Muhammad Zawawi Salleh
PAS
Constituency created1958
First contested1959
Last contested2018

Pasir Putih (formerly Pasir Puteh) is a federal constituency in Kelantan, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1959.

The federal constituency was created in the 1958 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 Kedai Menanti, Danan, Bukit Merbau, Tualang, Tasik Pauh, Selising, Padang Pak Omar, Banir Belikong, Bukit Abal, Berangan, Alor Geliong, Bukit Bidang, Jelor, Kampung Nara, Kampung Merkang, Padang Pak Amat, Panggong, Permatang Sungkai, Kampung Seligi, Cherang Tuli, Saring, Alor Pasir, Gong Serapat, Bandar Pasir Puteh, Dalam Kemunting, Temila, Tok Bali, Kampung Lembah, Gong Kulim, Bukit Tanah, Gong Manok, Pekan Cherang Ruku, Dalam Rhu, Gong Tapang, Pulau Lima, Sungai Petai, Jeram, Telipok, Telosan, Gong Garu, Batu Hitam, Kampung Raja, Gaal, Gong Datok, Kandis, Bukit Yong, Gong Nangka, Bukit Awang.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Kedai Menanti, Danan, Bukit Merbau, Tualang, Tasik Pauh, Selising, Padang Pak Omar, Banir Belikong, Bukit Abal, Berangan, Alor Geliong, Bukit Bidang, Jelor, Kampung Nara, Kampung Merkang, Padang Pak Amat, Panggong, Permatang Sungkai, Kampung Seligi, Cherang Tuli, Saring, Alor Pasir, Gong Serapat, Bandar Pasir Puteh, Dalam Kemunting, Temila, Tok Bali, Kampung Lembah, Gong Kulim, Bukit Tanah, Gong Manok, Pekan Cherang Ruku, Dalam Rhu, Gong Tapang, Pulau Lima, Sungai Petai, Jeram, Telipok, Telosan, Gong Garu, Batu Hitam, Kampung Raja, Gaal, Gong Datok, Kandis, Bukit Yong, Gong Nangka, Bukit Awang.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Pasir Puteh
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
Parliament of the Federation of Malaya
1st 1959-1963 Mohamad Asri Muda PMIP
Parliament of Malaysia
1st 1963-1964 Mohamed Asri Muda PMIP
2nd 1964-1969
1969-1971 Parliament was suspended[2][3]
3rd 1971-1973 Wan Sulaiman Ibrahim PMIP
1973-1974 BN
4th 1974-1978
5th 1978-1982 Wan Mohd. Najib Wan Mohamad
6th 1982-1986
7th 1986-1990 Wan Omar Wan Majid
8th 1990-1995 S46
9th 1995-1999 Mohamed Abdullah
10th 1999-2004 Alwi Jusoh PAS
11th 2004-2008 Kalthom Othman
12th 2008-2013 Muhammad Husin
13th 2013-2018 Nik Mazian Nik Mohamad
14th 2018-present Nik Muhammad Zawawi Salleh

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Nik Muhammad Zawawi Salleh 32,307 47.41
BN Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki 30,947 45.41
PH Kamarudin Mohd Noor 4,896 7.18
Total valid votes 68,150 100.00
Total rejected ballots 923
Unreturned ballots 672
Turnout 69,745 81.66
Registered electors 85,411
Majority 1,360 2.00
PAS hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Kelantan [P.U. (B) 234/2018]" (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 Kelantan [P.U. (B) 308/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Nik Mazian Nik Mohamad 33,579 51.45 - 2.31
BN Tuan Mustaffa Tuan Mat 31,691 48.55 + 2.31
Total valid votes 65,270 100.00
Total rejected ballots 770
Unreturned ballots 192
Turnout 66,232 86.85
Registered electors 76,259
Majority 1,888 2.90
PAS hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Muhammad Husin 28,365 53.76 - 0.03
BN Amran Mat Nor 24,397 46.24 + 0.03
Total valid votes 52,762 100.00
Total rejected ballots 886
Unreturned ballots 130
Turnout 53,778 83.52
Registered electors 64,393
Majority 3,968 7.52
PAS hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Kalthom Othman 27,018 53.79 - 5.76
BN Che Min Che Ahmad 23,208 46.21 + 6.40
Total valid votes 50,226 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,184
Unreturned ballots 266
Turnout 51,676 90.17
Registered electors 57,309
Majority 3,810 7.58
PAS hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Alwi Jusoh 25,373 59.55 + 59.55
BN Kamarudin Md. Nor 16,962 39.81 - 5.63
AKIM Hasim Othman 274 0.64 + 0.64
Total valid votes 42,609 100.00
Total rejected ballots 821
Unreturned ballots 55
Turnout 43,485 76.59
Registered electors 56,776
Majority 8,411 19.74
PAS gain from S46 Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1995: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
S46 Mohamed Abdullah 21,837 54.56 - 8.56
BN Kamarudin Md. Nor 18,185 45.44 + 9.65
Total valid votes 40,022 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,177
Unreturned ballots 130
Turnout 41,329 76.33
Registered electors 54,145
Majority 3,652 9.12
S46 hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
S46 Wan Omar Wan Majid 17,824 63.12 + 63.12
BN Kamaruddin Md. Nor 10,104 35.79 - 19.82
Independent Tengku Sihar Tengku Abdul Kadir 309 1.09 + 1.09
Total valid votes 28,237 100.00
Total rejected ballots 590
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 28,827 80.61
Registered electors 35,761
Majority 7,720 27.33
S46 gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1986: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Wan Omar Wan Majid 13,724 55.61
PAS Wan Mustaffa Rusydi 10,955 44.39
Total valid votes 24,679 100.00
Total rejected ballots 669
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 25,348 77.18
Registered electors 32,842
Majority 2,769 11.22
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1982: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Wan Mohd. Najib Wan Mohamad 14,844 55.15
PAS Wan Ismail Wan Ibrahim 11,723 43.56
Independent Mohamad Nor Mohamad 348 1.29
Total valid votes 26,915 100.00
Total rejected ballots 474
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 27,389 80.36
Registered electors 34,084
Majority 3,121
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1978: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Wan Mohd. Najib Wan Mohamad 12,018 55.64
PAS Yahya Othman 9,580 44.36
Total valid votes 21,598 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 29,002
Majority 2,438
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1974: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Wan Sulaiman Ibrahim 14,342 69.96
Independent Musa Salleh 6,159 30.04
Total valid votes 20,501 100.00
Total rejected ballots 688
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 21,189 75.45
Registered electors 28,084
Majority 8,183
BN gain from PMIP Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1969: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PMIP Wan Sulaiman Ibrahim 13,294 50.50
Alliance Abdullah Mahmood 13,029 49.50
Total valid votes 26,323 100.00
Total rejected ballots 656
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 26,979 80.29
Registered electors 33,603
Majority 265
PMIP hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1964: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PMIP Mohamad Asri Muda 11,798 53.17
Alliance Idris Ismail 10,393 46.83
Total valid votes 22,191 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,017
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 23,208 85.82
Registered electors 27,042
Majority 1,405
PMIP hold Swing
Malayan general election, 1959: Pasir Puteh
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PMIP Mohamad Asri Muda 12,284 64.95
Alliance Idris Ismail 6,630 35.05
Total valid votes 18,914 100.00
Total rejected ballots 117
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 19,031 72.29
Registered electors 26,326
Majority 5,654
This was a new constituency created.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Polling Districts and Polling Centres for the Federal Constituencies and State Constituencies of the States of Malaya [P.U. (B) 197/2016]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 29 April 2016. Retrieved 2016-06-19.
  2. ^ Ahmad Fauzi Mustafa (2012-03-12). "Hanya Yang di-Pertuan Agong ada kuasa panggil Parlimen bersidang". Utusan Online. Retrieved 2016-05-18.
  3. ^ "www.parlimen.gov.my" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-05-18.