Tambun (federal constituency)

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Tambun
Perak constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Ahmad Faizal Azumu
PH
Constituency created1984
First contested1986
Last contested2018

Tambun is a federal constituency in Perak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1986.

The federal constituency was created in the 1984 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 Kanthan, Pekan Chemor, Kelabang, Kuala Kuang, Kampong Chepor Dalam, Kampong Ulu Chepor, Meru Raya, Taman Jati, Meru, Kampong Sungai Kati, Kampong Datok Ahmad Said Tambahan 2 Tengah, Kampong Datok Ahmad Said Tambahan 2 Selatan, Kampong Sungai Tapah, Taman Keledang Jaya, Kampong Tengku Hussein, Kampong Seberang Manjoi, Tun Terang, Chemor Indah, Kuang, Kampong Ulu Chemor, Kampong Chik Zainal, Tanah Hitam, Changkat Kinding, Hospital Bahagia, Tanjong Rambutan, Tanjong Rambutan Utara, Tanjong Rambutan Barat, Kawasan Polis Hutan, Taman Perpaduan, Tambun, Kampong Tersusun Batu 5, Bandar Baru Sunway.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Kanthan, Pekan Chemor, Kelabang, Kuala Kuang, Kampong Chepor Dalam, Kampong Ulu Chepor, Meru Raya, Taman Jati, Meru, Kampong Sungai Kati, Kampong Datok Ahmad Said Tambahan 2 Tengah, Kampong Datok Ahmad Said Tambahan 2 Selatan, Kampong Sungai Tapah, Taman Keledang Jaya, Kampong Tengku Hussein, Kampong Seberang Manjoi, Tun Terang, Chemor Indah, Kuang, Kampong Ulu Chemor, Kampong Chik Zainal, Tanah Hitam, Changkat Kinding, Hospital Bahagia, Tanjong Rambutan, Tanjong Rambutan Utara, Tanjong Rambutan Barat, Kawasan Polis Hutan, Taman Perpaduan, Tambun, Kampong Tersusun Batu 5, Bandar Baru Sunway, Bandar Baru Putra, Kampung Tersusun Batu 8, Pakatan Jaya.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Tambun
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
7th 1986–1990 Yahaya Mohd. Shafie BN
8th 1990–1995 Nawawi Mat Awin
9th 1995–1999 Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah
10th 1999–2004
11th 2004–2008
12th 2008–2013
13th 2013–2018
14th 2018-present Ahmad Faizal Azumu PH (BERSATU)

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Ahmad Faizal Azumu 38,661 44.46
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 33,341 38.35
PAS Muhamad Zulkifli Mohamad Zakaria 14,948 17.19
Total valid votes 86,950 100.00
Total rejected ballots 960
Unreturned ballots 1,010
Turnout 88,920 82.51
Registered electors 107,763
Majority 5,320 6.12
PH gain from BN Swing ?
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Perak [P.U. (B) 237/2018]" (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 Perak [P.U. (B) 311/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 42,093 56.23 + 0.90
PKR Siti Aishah Shaik Ismail 32,768 43.77 - 0.90
Total valid votes 74,861 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,196
Unreturned ballots 218
Turnout 76,275 85.29
Registered electors 89,435
Majority 9,325 12.46
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 27,942 55.33 - 13.42
PKR Mohamad Asri Othman 22,556 44.67 + 44.67
Total valid votes 50,498 100.00
Total rejected ballots 927
Unreturned ballots 419
Turnout 51,844 75.17
Registered electors 68,966
Majority 5,386 10.66
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 31,824 68.75 + 10.34
PAS Khairuddin Abdul Malik 14,464 31.25 - 10.34
Total valid votes 46,288 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,280
Unreturned ballots 3
Turnout 47,571 72.94
Registered electors 65,219
Majority 17,360 37.50
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 24,595 58.41 - 25.05
PAS Khairuddin Abdul Malik 17,511 41.59 + 41.59
Total valid votes 42,106 100.00
Total rejected ballots 971
Unreturned ballots 1,755
Turnout 44,832 70.74
Registered electors 63,375
Majority 7,084 16.82
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Ahmad Husni Mohamad Hanadzlah 33,224 83.46 + 20.38
S46 Abdul Rahman Md. Nur 6,585 16.54 - 20.38
Total valid votes 39,809 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,314
Unreturned ballots 1,609
Turnout 42,732 72.96
Registered electors 58,569
Majority 26,639 66.92
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Nawawi Mat Awin 29,176 63.08 - 8.45
S46 Kamarudin Awang Teh 17,074 36.92 + 36.92
Total valid votes 46,250 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,987
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 48,237 74.52
Registered electors 64,730
Majority 12,102 26.16
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Yahaya Mohd. Shafie 24,342 71.53
PAS Ahmad Idzam Ahmad 9,687 28.47
Total valid votes 34,029 100.00
Total rejected ballots 2,058
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 36,087 67.85
Registered electors 53,184
Majority 14,655 43.06
This was a new constituency created.

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