Segambut (federal constituency)

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Segambut
the Federal Territories of Malaysia constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Hannah Yeoh
PH
Constituency created1994
First contested1995
Last contested2018

Segambut is a federal constituency in the Federal Territories, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1995.

The federal constituency was created in the 1994 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 Taman Bukit Maluri Utara, Sri Segambut, Taman Kok Doh, Taman City Kanan, Taman Sri Sinar, Kampong Sungai Udang, Taman Segambut, Bukit Lanjan, Segambut, Kampong Kasipillay, Sri Hartamas, Taman Bunga, Kampong Sungai Penchala, Medan Damansara, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail Utara, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail Selatan, Bandar Manjalara, Bukit Damansara, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail Tengah, Taman Bukit Maluri Selatan, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail Timur, Dutamas.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Taman Bukit Maluri Utara, Taman Bukit Maluri Selatan, Bandar Manjalara, Desa Park City, Taman Sri Sinar, Sri Segambut, Taman Kok Doh, Taman City Kanan, Kampong Sungai Udang, Taman Segambut, Kampong Kasipillay, Dutamas, Segambut, Bukit Lanjan, Kampong Sungai Penchala, Sri Hartamas, Bukit Tunku, Tasik Perdana, Bukit Damansara, Medan Damansara, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail Timur, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail Utara, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail Tengah, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail Selatan.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Segambut
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
9th 1995-1999 Tan Kee Kwong BN (PGRM)
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013 Lim Lip Eng DAP
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present Hannah Yeoh PH (DAP)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Hannah Yeoh 53,124 82.07
BN Loga Bala Mohan Jaganathan 7,422 11.47
PAS Mohd Solleh Ab Razak 4,181 6.46
Total valid votes 64,727 100.00
Total rejected ballots 289
Unreturned ballots 249
Turnout 65,265 83.72
Registered electors 77,956
Majority 45,702 70.61
PH gain from DAP Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur [P.U. (B) 240/2018]" (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 Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur [P.U. (B) 314/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Lim Lip Eng 41,383 65.10 + 5.97
BN Jayanthi Devi Balaguru 22,184 34.90 - 5.97
Total valid votes 63,567 100.00
Total rejected ballots 485
Unreturned ballots 132
Turnout 64,184 84.86
Registered electors 75,631
Majority 19,199
DAP hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
DAP Lim Lip Eng 25,046 59.13 + 30.80
BN Ma Woei Chyi 17,314 40.87 - 30.80
Total valid votes 42,360 100.00
Total rejected ballots 541
Unreturned ballots 630
Turnout 43,531 72.93
Registered electors 59,690
Majority 7,732
DAP gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tan Kee Kwong 28,061 71.67 + 11.26
DAP Kuan Perk Siong 11,093 28.33 - 11.26
Total valid votes 39,154 100.00
Total rejected ballots 640
Unreturned ballots 467
Turnout 40,261 70.20
Registered electors
Majority 16,968
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tan Kee Kwong 24,926 60.41 - 6.31
DAP M. Manoharan 16,338 39.59 + 6.31
Total valid votes 41,264 100.00
Total rejected ballots 378
Unreturned ballots 533
Turnout 42,175 70.16
Registered electors
Majority 8,588
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Tan Kee Kwong 24,259 66.72
DAP Abdul Muluk Daud 12,101 33.28
Total valid votes 36,360 100.00
Total rejected ballots 432
Unreturned ballots 2,088
Turnout 38,880 68.06
Registered electors
Majority 12,158
This was a new constituency created.

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