Sungai Tua (state constituency)

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Sungai Tua
Selangor constituency
State constituency
LegislatureSelangor State Legislative Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Amirudin Shari
PH
Constituency created1994
Constituency abolished2004
Constituency re-created2018
First contested1995
Last contested2018
Demographics
Electors (2018)[1]34,180

Sungai Tua is a state constituency in Selangor, Malaysia, that is represented in the Selangor State Legislative Assembly from 1995 to 2004, and then from 2018 onwards.

The state constituency was created in the 1994 redistribution and was mandated to return a single member to the Selangor State Legislative Assembly under the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

It was abolished in 2004 when it was redistributed.

Representation history[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for Sungai Tua
Assembly Years Member Party
Constituency created
9th 1995-1999 S. Gopala Krishnan BN
10th 1999-2004 Jagarasah Verasamy
Constituency abolished
Constituency re-created
14th 2018–present Amirudin Shari PH

Batu Caves[edit]

Batu Caves
Selangor constituency
Defunct state constituency
LegislatureSelangor State Legislative Assembly
Constituency created2003
Constituency abolished2018
First contested2004
Last contested2013

Batu Caves was a state constituency in Selangor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Selangor State Legislative Assembly from 2004 to 2018.

The state constituency was created in the 2003 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Selangor State Legislative Assembly under the first past the post voting system.

From 2018, this constituency abolished, renamed to re-created as Sungai Tua.

2004–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Wira Damai, Taman Jasa, Sungai Tua, Kampung Nakhoda, Kampung Laksamana, Selayang Baharu Empat, Selayang Baharu Lima, Taman Selayang, Taman Batu Caves, Pekan Batu Caves Lama, Batu Caves, Batu 8 Sungai Tua.

2016–present:[2] The constituency contains the polling districts of Wira Damai, Taman Jasa, Sungai Tua, Kampung Nakhoda, Kampung Laksamana, Selayang Baharu Empat, Selayang Baharu Lima, Taman Selayang, Taman Batu Caves, Pekan Batu Caves Lama, Batu Caves, Batu 8 Sungai Tua.

Members of the Legislative Assembly for Batu Caves
Assembly Years Member Party
Constituency created
11th 2004-2008 Jagarasah Verasamy BN (MIC)
12th 2008-2013 Amirudin Shari PKR
13th 2013-2018
Constituency abolished, renamed to re-created Sungai Tua

Election results[edit]

Selangor state election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Amirudin Shari 17,446 61.61 +13.06
BN N. Rawisandran 6,072 21.44 -30.01
PAS Ustaz Mad China 4,530 16.00 +16.00
Independent Badrul Acong 268 0.95 +0.95
Total valid votes 28,316 100.00
Total rejected ballots 277
Unreturned ballots 128
Turnout 28,721 84.0
Registered electors 34,180
Majority 11,374
PH gain from BN Swing +21.54
Selangor state election, 2013: Batu Caves
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PKR Amirudin Shari 14,552 55.92 - 2.76
BN Rawisandran Narayanan 11,291 43.39 + 3.49
Independent Suman Gopal 182 0.70 + 0.70
Total valid votes 26,025 100.00
Total rejected ballots 418
Unreturned ballots 80
Turnout 26,523 85.92
Registered electors 30,869
Majority 3,261
PKR hold Swing
Source(s)

"Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, State Legislative Assembly for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 192/2013]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 26 April 2013. Retrieved 2016-05-21.

"Federal Government Gazette - Results of Contested Election and Statements of the Poll after the Official Addition of Votes, State Constituencies for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 233/2013]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 22 May 2013. Retrieved 2016-05-21.
Selangor state election, 2008: Batu Caves
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PKR Amirudin Shari 11,015 58.68 + 13.94
BN Mohan Thangarasu 7,376 39.30 - 15.96
Independent Azmi Hussain 379 2.02 + 2.02
Total valid votes 18,770 100.00
Total rejected ballots 320
Unreturned ballots 75
Turnout 19,165 74.51
Registered electors 25,720
Majority 3,639
PKR gain from BN Swing ?
Selangor state election, 2004: Batu Caves
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jagarasah Verasamy 9,362 55.26
KEADILAN Kamarul Baharin Abbas 7,581 44.74
Total valid votes 16,943 100.00
Total rejected ballots 295
Unreturned ballots 80
Turnout 17,318 73.56
Registered electors 23,544
Majority 1,781
This was a new constituency created.
Selangor state election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Jagarasah Verasamy 7,950 51.45 -25.71
KEADILAN Razali Ramli 7,501 48.55 +48.55
Total valid votes 15,451 100.00
Total rejected ballots 320
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 15,771 74.42
Registered electors 21,192
Majority 449
BN hold Swing -37.13
Selangor state election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes %
BN Gopala Krishnan V. Subramaniam 10,480 77.16
PAS Azmi Hussain 3,103 22.84
Total valid votes 13,583 100.00
Total rejected ballots 398
Unreturned ballots 96
Turnout 14,077 70.59
Registered electors 19,943
Majority 7,377
This was a new constituency created.

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