Subang (federal constituency)

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Subang
Selangor constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Wong Chen
PH
Constituency created1994
Constituency abolished2018
Constituency re-created2018
First contested1995
Last contested2018

Subang is a federal constituency in Selangor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1995.

The federal constituency was created from parts of the Shah Alam constituency in the 1994 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system. Noted that in 2018 redelineation exercise this Subang constituency is now shifted south to Subang Jaya city centre from former Kelana Jaya constituency, not Subang, Selangor in Shah Alam where the Subang Skypark located which now renamed as Sungai Buloh.

History[edit]

2004–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Desa Jaya Jalan 1 - Jalan 19, Seri Damansara Jalan SD 1 - SD 5, Sri Damansara Jalan SD 7 - Jalan SD 9, Bukit Lanjan, Bandar Utama BU 1 & BU 2, Sungai Kayu Ara Utara, Desa Jaya Jalan 20 - Jalan 38, Desa Jaya Jalan 39 - Jalan 56, Damansara Damai, Bandar Utama BU 3 - BU 8, Bandar Utama BU 10 - BU 12, Sungai Kayu Ara Selatan, Sri Damansara Jalan SD 10, Sri Damansara Jalan SD 12, Taman Ehsan Jalan 5, Sungai Buloh, Petempatan Sungai Buloh, Bandar Baru Sungai Buloh Utara, Bukit Rahman Putra, Merbau Sempak, Paya Jaras, Taman Ehsan Jalan 2, Desa Aman Puri, Bandar Baru Sungai Buloh Selatan, Sungai Pelong, Taman Ehsan Jalan 4, Paya Jaras Hilir, Matang Pagar, Kubu Gajah, Kem Sungai Buloh, Kampung Baharu Sungai Buloh Sekolah, RRI Sungai Buloh, Pinggiran Subang, Taman Subang Baru, Kampung Melayu Subang, Subang Perdana, Seksyen 4, 5 dan 6 Kota Damansara, LTSSAAS Subang, Kampung Baharu Subang, Ara Damansara, Seksyen 7, 8, 9, 10 dan 11 Kota Damansara, Kampung Baharu Sungai Buloh Dewan, Jalan Merbau Kampung Melayu Subang, Taman Glenmarie.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Desa Jaya Jalan 1 - Jalan 19, Sri Damansara Jalan SD 1 - SD 5, Sri Damansara Jalan SD 7 - SD 9, Bukit Lanjan, Bandar Utama BU 1 & BU 2, Sungai Kayu Ara Utara, Desa Jaya Jalan 20 - Jalan 38, Desa Jaya Jalan 39 - Jalan 56, Damansara Damai PJU 10, Bandar Utama BU 3 - BU 10, Bandar Utama BU 11 - BU 12, Sungai Kayu Ara Selatan, Sri Damansara Jalan SD 10, Sri Damansara Jalan SD 12, Kayu Ara Indah, Saujana Damansara PJU 10, Sunway Damansara PJU 3, Taman Ehsan Jalan 5, Sungai Buloh, Petempatan Sungai Buloh, Bandar Baru Sungai Buloh Utara, Bukit Rahman Putra, Merbau Sempak, Paya Jaras, Taman Ehsan Jalan 2, Desa Aman Puri, Bandar Baru Sungai Buloh Selatan, Sungai Pelong, Taman Ehsan Jalan 4, Paya Jaras Hilir, Matang Pagar, Kubu Gajah, Kem Sungai Buloh, Kampung Baharu Sungai Buloh Sekolah, RRI Sungai Buloh, Pinggiran Subang, Taman Subang Baru, Kampung Melayu Subang, Subang Perdana, Kota Damansara Seksyen 4 dan 5, LTSSAAS Subang, Kampung Baharu Subang, Ara Damansara, Kota Damansara Seksyen 7, Kampung Baharu Sungai Buloh Dewan, Jalan Merbau Kampung Melayu Subang, Taman Glenmarie, Mutiara Subang, Kota Damansara Seksyen 6, Kota Damansara Seksyen 8 dan 9, Kota Damansara Seksyen 10 dan 11.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Subang
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created from Shah Alam
9th 1995-1999 M. Mahalingam BN
10th 1999-2004 Karnail Singh Nijhar
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013 Sivarasa Rasiah PKR
13th 2013-2018
Constituency abolished, renamed to Sungai Buloh
Constituency shifted south, renamed from Kelana Jaya
14th 2018-present Wong Chen PH (PKR)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Wong Chen 104,430 83.08
BN Tan Seong Lim 12,077 9.61
IKATAN Mohd Shahir Mohd Adnan 9,025 7.18
Independent Toh Sin Wah 173 0.14
Total valid votes 125,705 100.00
Total rejected ballots 610
Unreturned ballots 568
Turnout 126,883 86.66
Registered electors 146,422
Majority 92,353 73.47
PH hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 239/2018]" (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 Selangor [P.U. (B) 313/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PKR Sivarasa K. Rasiah 66,268 59.73 + 4.43
BN Pakas Rao Applanaidoo 39,549 35.65 - 9.05
Berjasa Mohamad Ismail 4,454 4.01 + 4.01
Independent Nazaruddin Mohamed Ferdoos 460 0.41 + 0.41
Independent Edros Abdullah 218 0.20 + 0.20
Total valid votes 110,949 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,669
Unreturned ballots 319
Turnout 112,937 87.86
Registered electors 128,543
Majority 26,719
PKR hold Swing {{{3}}}
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PKR Sivarasa K. Rasiah 35,024 55.30 + 20.63
BN Murugesan Sinnandavar 28,315 44.70 - 20.63
Total valid votes 63,339 100.00
Total rejected ballots 2,079
Unreturned ballots 443
Turnout 65,861 78.02
Registered electors 84,414
Majority 6,709
PKR gain from BN Swing ?
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Karnail Singh Nijhar Amar Singh 32,941 65.33 + 9.84
KEADILAN Mohd Nasir Hashim 17,481 34.67 - 9.84
Total valid votes 50,422 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,063
Unreturned ballots 532
Turnout 52,017 75.67
Registered electors
Majority 15,460
BN hold Swing {{{3}}}
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Karnail Singh Nijhar Amar Singh 36,137 55.49 - 21.02
KEADILAN Irene Fernandez 28,985 44.51 + 44.51
Total valid votes 65,122 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,509
Unreturned ballots 1,216
Turnout 67,847 73.11
Registered electors
Majority 7,152
BN hold Swing {{{3}}}
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN M. Mahalingam Muthukrishnan 37,247 76.43
S46 Usulludin Jamil 11,484 23.57
Total valid votes 48,731 100.00
Total rejected ballots 2,142
Unreturned ballots 1,028
Turnout 51,901 70.26
Registered electors
Majority 25,763
This was a new constituency created out of Shah Alam which went to BN in the previous election.

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