Tanjong Karang (federal constituency)

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Tanjong Karang
Selangor constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Noh Omar
BN
Constituency created1974
First contested1974
Last contested2018

Tanjong Karang is a federal constituency in Selangor, 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 Terusan Besar, Sawah Sempadan Utara, Sungai Burong Bendang, Sungai Burong Utara, Sungai Burong Selatan, Batu 9 Tanjong Karang, Sungai Sireh, Sungai Sireh Utara, Sawah Sempadan Selatan, Sawah Sempadan, Sungai Tengi Kanan, Sungai Kajang, Pekan Tanjong Karang, Batu 7 Tanjong Karang, Batu 11 Tanjong Karang, Bagan Pasir Tanjong Karang, Hulu Tiram Buruk, Hulu Tiram Buruk Utara, Batang Berjuntai Satu, Ladang Mary, Sungai Tinggi, Batang Berjuntai Utara, Kampung Raja Musa, Ladang Raja Musa, Kampung Baharu Tiram Buruk, Parit Serong, Sungai Gulang-Gulang, Hujung Permatang, Belimbing, Permatang, Pasir Penambang, Sungai Yu, Sungai Terap.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Terusan Besar, Sawah Sempadan Utara, Sungai Burong Bendang, Sungai Burong Utara, Sungai Burong Selatan, Batu 9 Tanjong Karang, Sungai Sireh, Sungai Sireh Utara, Sawah Sempadan Selatan, Sawah Sempadan, Sungai Tengi Kanan, Sungai Kajang, Pekan Tanjong Karang, Batu 7 Tanjong Karang, Batu 11 Tanjong Karang, Bagan Pasir Tanjong Karang, Hulu Tiram Buruk, Hulu Tiram Buruk Utara, Batang Berjuntai Satu, Ladang Mary, Sungai Tinggi, Batang Berjuntai Utara, Kampung Raja Musa, Ladang Raja Musa, Kampung Baharu Tiram Buruk, Parit Serong, Sungai Gulang-Gulang, Hujung Permatang, Belimbing, Permatang, Pasir Penambang, Sungai Yu, Sungai Terap.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Tanjong Karang
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
4th 1974-1978 Jamil Ishak BN
5th 1978-1982 Abdul Shukur Siraj
6th 1982-1986 Zaleha Ismail
7th 1986-1990 Kamaruzaman Ahmad
8th 1990-1995 Saidin Adam
9th 1995-1999 Noh Omar
10th 1999-2004
11th 2004-2008
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018-present

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Noh Omar 17,596 43.45
PH Zulkafperi Hanapi 15,626 38.58
PAS Nor Az Azlan Ahmad 7,276 17.97
Total valid votes 40,498 100.00
Total rejected ballots 531
Unreturned ballots 155
Turnout 41,184 87.26
Registered electors 47,198
Majority 1,970 4.86
BN 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 % ∆%
BN Noh Omar 20,548 55.47 - 1.27
PAS Mohamad Rashdi Deraman 16,154 43.61 + 0.35
Independent Masrun Tamsi 340 0.92 + 0.92
Total valid votes 37,042 100.00
Total rejected ballots 634
Unreturned ballots 92
Turnout 37,768 89.22
Registered electors 42,333
Majority 4,394 11.86
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Noh Omar 16,073 56.74 - 10.26
PAS Mohamed Hanipa Maidin 12,253 43.26 + 10.26
Total valid votes 28,326 100.00
Total rejected ballots 674
Unreturned ballots 52
Turnout 29,052 79.83
Registered electors 36,391
Majority 3,820 13.48
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Noh Omar 17,750 67.00 + 13.50
PAS Abdul Ghani Samsudin 8,742 33.00 - 13.50
Total valid votes 26,492 100.00
Total rejected ballots 704
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 27,196 75.93
Registered electors 35,817
Majority 9,008 34.00
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Noh Omar 15,841 53.50 - 26.80
PAS Md. Yusoff Abd. Wahab 13,766 46.50 + 46.50
Total valid votes 29,607 100.00
Total rejected ballots 863
Unreturned ballots 8
Turnout 30,478 72.37
Registered electors 42,114
Majority 2,075 7.00
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Noh Omar 20,962 80.30 + 12.04
S46 Nordin Abdul Latif 5,144 19.70 + 19.70
Total valid votes 26,106 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,303
Unreturned ballots 1
Turnout 27,410 66.59
Registered electors 41,162
Majority 15,818 60.60
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Saidin @ Yusof Adam 15,468 68.26 - 1.07
PAS Abdul Hakim Abdullah 7,191 31.74 + 1.07
Total valid votes 22,659 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,032
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 23,691 71.99
Registered electors 32,908
Majority 8,277 36.52
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Kamaruzaman Ahmad 13,360 69.33
PAS Mohd Fadzil Salleh 5,910 30.67
Total valid votes 19,270 100.00
Total rejected ballots 888
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 20,158 63.42
Registered electors 31,785
Majority 7,450 38.66
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Zaleha Ismail 16,396 75.44
PAS Abdul Rahim Awang 5,337 24.56
Total valid votes 21,733 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,123
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 22,856 68.63
Registered electors 33,304
Majority 11,059
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Abdul Shukur Siraj 13,413 64.81
PAS Abdul Hakim Abdullah 7,283 35.19
Total valid votes 20,696 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 31,403
Majority 6,130
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
On the nomination day, Jamil Ishak won uncontested.
BN Jamil Ishak
Total valid votes 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 24,227
Majority
This was a new constituency created.

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