Tanjong Manis (federal constituency)

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Tanjong Manis
Sarawak constituency
Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Yusuf Abd. Wahab
GPS
Constituency created2005
First contested2008
Last contested2018

Tanjong Manis is a federal constituency in Sarawak, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2008.

The federal constituency was created in the 2005 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

2008–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Belawai, Rajang, Selalang, Sari, Seberang, Paloh, Mupong, Semop, Saai, Tekajong, Bruit, Bunut, Bintangor.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Selalang, Belawai, Rajang, Sari, Seberang, Nanga Lepa, Paloh, Mupong, Semop, Saai, Tekajong, Bruit, Bunut, Bintangor.

Representation history[edit]

Members of Parliament for Tanjong Manis
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created
12th 2008-2013 Norah Abdul Rahman BN
13th 2013-2018
14th 2018 Yusuf Abd. Wahab
2018-present GPS

Election results[edit]

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Yusuf Abd Wahab 11,402 80.69 - 8.17
PH Mohamad Fadillah Sabali 2,728 19.31 + 19.31
Total valid votes 14,130 100.00
Total rejected ballots 214
Unreturned ballots 81
Turnout 14,425 65.87
Registered electors 21,899
Majority 8,674 61.39
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Sarawak [P.U. (B) 247/2018]" (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 Sarawak [P.U. (B) 321/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Norah Abdul Rahman 12,535 88.86
PAS Jurina Mut 1,571 11.14
Total valid votes 14,106 100.00
Total rejected ballots 238
Unreturned ballots 58
Turnout 14,402 74.95
Registered electors 19,215
Majority 10,964
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
On the nomination day, Norah Abdul Rahman won uncontested.
BN Norah Abdul Rahman
Total valid votes 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors
Majority
This was a new constituency created.

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