Putatan (federal constituency)

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Putatan
Sabah constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Awang Husaini Sahari
PH
Constituency created2003
First contested2004
Last contested2018

Putatan is a federal constituency in Sabah, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2004.

The federal constituency was created in the 2003 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 Pulau Gaya, Sembulan Utara, Sembulan Selatan, Tanjung Aru Timor, Tanjung Aru Barat, Lapangan Terbang, Muhibbah, Pasir Putih, Tanjung Aru Baru, Petagas, Sailan, Putatan, Papason, Lok Kawi, Tengah Padang.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Pulau Gaya, Sembulan Utara, Sembulan Selatan, Tanjung Aru Timor, Tanjung Aru Barat, Lapangan Terbang, Muhibbah, Pasir Putih, Tanjung Aru Baru, Pulau Sepanggar, Petagas, Sailan, Putatan, Papason, Lok Kawi, Tengah Padang.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Putatan
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
11th 2004-2008 Makin @ Marcus Mojigoh BN
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present Awang Husaini Sahari PH (PKR)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Awang Husaini Sahari 14,106 45.81 + 45.81
BN Makin @ Marcus Mojigoh 11,767 38.22 - 21.81
PAS Zulzaim Hilmee Abidin 2,434 7.91 + 7.91
PHRS Jivol @ Edmund Doudilim 1,755 5.70 + 5.70
ANAKNEGERI Mil Kusin Abdillah 728 2.36 + 2.36
Total valid votes 30,790 100.00
Total rejected ballots 826
Unreturned ballots 249
Turnout 31,865 77.13
Registered electors 41,312
Majority 2,339 7.60
PH gain from BN Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Sabah [P.U. (B) 246/2018]" (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 Sabah [P.U. (B) 320/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Makin @ Marcus Mojigoh 17,465 60.03
DAP Lee Han Kyun @ Joseph Lee 7,958 27.35
STAR Awang Ahmad Sah 2,604 8.95
SAPP Duli @ Dullie Mari @ Marie 1,068 3.67
Total valid votes 29,095 100.00
Total rejected ballots 665
Unreturned ballots 176
Turnout 29,936 79.85
Registered electors 37,490
Majority 9,507
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Makin @ Marcus Mojigoh 13,737 62.59
PKR Saukinah Yussof 7,292 33.23
Independent Ramzah Ahmad 918 4.18
Total valid votes 21,947 100.00
Total rejected ballots 608
Unreturned ballots 741
Turnout 23,296 66.68
Registered electors 34,935
Majority 6,445
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Makin @ Marcus Mojigoh 13,816 69.78
KEADILAN Awang Ahmad Sah 5,984 30.22
Total valid votes 19,800 100.00
Total rejected ballots 725
Unreturned ballots 727
Turnout 21,252 62.28
Registered electors
Majority 7,832
This was a new constituency created.

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