Xavier Jayakumar Arulanandam

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Xavier Jayakumar Arulanandam

சேவியர் ஜயகுமார்
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Minister of Water, Land and Natural Resources
Assumed office
2 July 2018
MonarchMuhammad V
Prime MinisterMahathir Mohamad
DeputyTengku Zulpuri Shah Raja Puji
Preceded byWan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar
ConstituencyKuala Langat
Member of the Selangor Executive Council
In office
2008–2011
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Kuala Langat
Assumed office
10 May 2018
Preceded byAbdullah Sani Abdul Hamid
Majority17,112 (2018)
Member of the Selangor State Legislative Assembly
for Seri Andalas
In office
2008 – 9 May 2018
Preceded byKamalam Annasamy
Succeeded byMat Shuhaimi Shafiei
Majority10,203 (2008)
15,633 (2013)
Personal details
Born
Xavier Jayakumar s/o Arulanandam

1953 (age 64–65)
Political partyPeople's Justice Party (PKR)
Spouse(s)Shiela Christine Devaraj
ResidenceTaman Sri Andalas, Klang, Selangor[citation needed]
Alma materManipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal
OccupationPhysician

Dr. Xavier Jayakumar s/o Arulanandam (Tamil: சேவியர் ஜயகுமார், translit. Cēviyar jayakumār) is a Malaysian politician from the People's Justice Party (PKR) currently serving as the current Minister of Water, Land and Natural Resources of Malaysia. He was sworn in on 2 July 2018 in the presence of His Majesty the Yang di-Pertuan Agong.[1]

Election results[edit]

Selangor State Legislative Assembly[2][3]
Year Constituency Votes Pct Opponent(s) Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2008 N49 Seri Andalas, P111 Kota Raja Xavier Jayakumar (PKR) 20,258 66.83% Kamalam Annasamy (BN-MIC) 10,055 33.17% 31,039 10,203 79.93%
2013 N49 Seri Andalas, P111 Kota Raja Xavier Jayakumar (PR-PKR) 31,491 64.43% Mohan Thangarasu

(BN-MIC)

15,858 32.45% 49,552 15,633 87.30%
Hanafiah Husin (Independent) 871 1.78% 75.24%
Uthayakumar Ponnusamy (Independent) 614 1.26%
Kottappan Suppaiah (Independent) 41 0.08%
Parliament of Malaysia[4][5]
Year Constituency Votes Pct Opponent(s) Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2004 P099 Ampang, Selangor Xavier Jayakumar

(PKR)

13,482 28.87% Rozaidah Talib (BN-UMNO) 33,214 71.13% 47,479 19,732 71.26%
2018 P112 Kuala Langat, Selangor Xavier Jayakumar (PH-PKR) 43,239 49.08% Shahril Sufian Hamdan (BN-UMNO) 26,127 29.66% 89,437 17,112 87.34%
Yahya Baba

(PAS)

18,731 21.26%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Meet Malaysia's new Cabinet of 26 ministers, 23 deputy ministers". Archived from the original on 10 July 2018.
  2. ^ "Dashboard PRU13". 23 April 2013. Archived from the original on 21 July 2018. Retrieved 17 July 2018.
  3. ^ "KEPUTUSAN PILIHAN RAYA UMUM KE-12". 6 September 2011. Archived from the original on 21 July 2018. Retrieved 17 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Dashboard PRU14". pru14.spr.gov.my. Archived from the original on 9 May 2018. Retrieved 17 July 2018.
  5. ^ http://result.spr.gov.my/menuutama2.asp. Archived from the original on 1 April 2004. Missing or empty |title= (help)