Rantau Panjang (federal constituency)

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Rantau Panjang
Kelantan constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Siti Zailah Mohd Yusoff
PAS
Constituency created1974
First contested1974
Last contested2018

Rantau Panjang is a federal constituency in Kelantan, 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 Meranti, Bakong, Meranti Kechil, Pohon Buloh, Kampung Lalang, Pohon Tanjong, Kampung Siram, Jejawi, Banggol Setol, Tok Sangkut, Tasek Berangan, Lubok Gong, Kedai Gual Periok, Gual Sitok, Pekan Rantau Panjang, Kedai Lama, Banggol Kulim, Bakat, Kubang Kual, Bukit Tandak, Kuala Itek, Lubok Setol, Kampung Rahmat, Repek, Lati, Lubok Tapah, Chicha Tinggi, Cherang Hangus, Taman, Batu Karang, Bukit Tuku, Baroh Pial, Chandan.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Meranti, Bakong, Meranti Kechil, Pohon Buloh, Kampung Lalang, Pohon Tanjong, Kampung Siram, Jejawi, Banggol Setol, Tok Sangkut, Tasek Berangan, Lubok Gong, Kedai Gual Periok, Gual Sitok, Pekan Rantau Panjang, Kedai Lama, Banggol Kulim, Bakat, Kubang Kual, Bukit Tandak, Kuala Itek, Lubok Setol, Kampung Rahmat, Repek, Lati, Lubok Tapah, Chicha Tinggi, Cherang Hangus, Taman, Batu Karang, Bukit Tuku, Baroh Pial, Chandan.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Rantau Panjang
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
4th 1974-1978 Zakaria Ismail BN
5th 1978-1982 Ibrahim Muhammad
6th 1982-1986 Hassan Mohamed PAS
7th 1986-1990 Mohamed Yaacob BN
8th 1990-1995 Daeng Sanusi Daeng Mariok PAS
9th 1995-1999
10th 1999-2004 Abdul Fatah Harun
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013 Siti Zailah Mohd Yusoff
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Siti Zailah Mohd Yusoff 24,581 50.82
BN Abdullah Mat Yasim 18,431 38.10
PH Wan Shah Jihan Wan Din 5,361 11.08
Total valid votes 48,373 100.00
Total rejected ballots 825
Unreturned ballots 441
Turnout 49,639 75.08
Registered electors 66,115
Majority 6,150 12.72
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
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Siti Zailah Mohd Yusoff 23,767 57.73 + 1.71
BN Ghazali Ismail 17,405 42.27 - 0.76
Total valid votes 41,172 100.00
Total rejected ballots 632
Unreturned ballots 130
Turnout 41,934 79.27
Registered electors 52,903
Majority 6,362 15.46
PAS hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Siti Zailah Mohd Yusoff 19,344 56.02 + 4.77
BN Mohd Afandi Yusoff 14,858 43.03 - 5.72
Independent Isma Airfath Hassanuddin 330 0.95 + 0.95
Total valid votes 34,532 100.00
Total rejected ballots 837
Unreturned ballots 82
Turnout 35,451 78.11
Registered electors 45,384
Majority 4,486 12.99
PAS hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Abdul Fatah Harun 15,027 51.25 - 12.63
BN Mohd Daud Hamat 14,295 48.75 + 12.63
Total valid votes 29,322 100.00
Total rejected ballots 701
Unreturned ballots 65
Turnout 30,088 73.46
Registered electors 40,958
Majority 732 2.50
PAS hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Abdul Fatah Harun 19,711 63.88 + 5.85
BN Wan Mohd Fuaad Wan Abdullah 11,146 36.12 - 5.85
Total valid votes 30,857 100.00
Total rejected ballots 554
Unreturned ballots 13
Turnout 31,424 71.11
Registered electors 44,190
Majority 8,565 27.76
PAS hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Daeng Sanusi Daeng Mariok 16,284 58.03 - 3.09
BN Abdullah Mat Yasim 11,779 41.97 + 3.09
Total valid votes 28,063 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,078
Unreturned ballots 88
Turnout 29,229 68.37
Registered electors 42,751
Majority 4,505 16.06
PAS hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Daeng Sanusi Daeng Mariok 18,618 61.12 + 13.95
BN Husein Ahmad 11,841 38.88 - 13.95
Total valid votes 30,459 100.00
Total rejected ballots 614
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 31,073 75.57
Registered electors 41,118
Majority 6,777 22.24
PAS gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Mohamed Yaacob 13,196 52.83
PAS Mohd Yusof Abdullah 11,784 47.17
Total valid votes 24,980 100.00
Total rejected ballots 623
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 25,603 73.99
Registered electors 34,604
Majority 1,412 5.66
BN gain from PAS Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PAS Hassan Mohamed 11,145 50.95
BN Hussein Ahmad 10,728 49.05
Total valid votes 21,873 100.00
Total rejected ballots 675
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 22,548 79.14
Registered electors 28,493
Majority 417
PAS gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ibrahim Muhammad 9,433 55.48
PAS Zain 7,568 44.52
Total valid votes 17,001 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 23,207
Majority 1,865
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Zakaria Ismail 11,826 77.97
Independent Abdul Rashid Ahmad 3,341 22.03
Total valid votes 15,167 100.00
Total rejected ballots 2,814
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 17,981 72.00
Registered electors 24,974
Majority 8,485
This was a new constituency created.

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