Sungai Besar (federal constituency)

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Sungai Besar
Selangor constituency
Federal constituency
Legislature Dewan Rakyat
MP
 
 
 
Muslimin Yahaya
PH
Constituency created 2003
First contested 2004
Last contested 2018

Sungai Besar is a federal constituency in Selangor, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 2004.

The federal constituency was created in the 2003 redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Dewan Rakyat under the first past the post voting system.

History

2004–2016: The constituency contains the polling districts of Parit 16 - Belia 2, Parit 13 - 15 Sungai Panjang, Parit 6 - 12 Sungai Panjang, Parit 2 - 5 Sungai Panjang, Padi Radin, Bagan Sungai Besar, Parit Satu Timur, Sungai Limau, Sungai Haji Dorani, Peket Enam Puluh, Simpang Lima, Parit 13 Sungai Nipah, Sungai Nipah, Sungai Nibong, Pasir Panjang Tengah, Pasir Panjang Selatan, Taman Berkat, Parit 6 - 12 Timur, Sungai Leman Bendang Utara, Sungai Leman Bendang Tengah, Sungai Leman Bendang Selatan, Sungai Leman Kampung Darat, Sungai Leman Kampung Laut, Sekinchan Selatan, Sekinchan Tempatan Selatan, Sekinchan Tempatan Tengah, Sekinchan Tempatan (SIDE B), Kian Sit, Sekinchan.

2016–present:[1] The constituency contains the polling districts of Parit 16 - Belia 2, Parit 13 - 15 Sungai Panjang, Parit 6 - 12 Sungai Panjang, Parit 2 - 5 Sungai Panjang, Pekan Sungai Besar, Bagan Sungai Besar, Parit Satu Timur, Sungai Limau, Sungai Haji Dorani, Peket Enam Puluh, Simpang Lima, Parit 13 Sungai Nipah, Sungai Nipah, Sungai Nibong, Pasir Panjang Tengah, Pasir Panjang Selatan, Taman Berkat, Parit 6 - 12 Timur, Kampung Baharu Nelayan, Sungai Leman Bendang Utara, Sungai Leman Bendang Tengah, Sungai Leman Bendang Selatan, Sungai Leman Kampung Darat, Sungai Leman Kampung Laut, Sekinchan Selatan, Sekinchan Tempatan Selatan, Sekinchan Tempatan Tengah, Sekinchan Tempatan (SITE B), Kian Sit, Sekinchan.

Representation history

Members of Parliament for Sungai Besar
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created from Tanjong Karang and Sabak Bernam
11th 2004-2008 Noriah Kasnon BN
12th 2008-2013
13th 2013-2016
2016-2018 Budiman Mohd Zohdi
14th 2018-present Muslimin Yahaya PH (BERSATU)

Election results

Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
PH Muslimin Yahaya 17,350 42.11 N/A
BN Budiman Mohd Zohdi 16,636 40.37 Decrease 13.29
PAS Mohamed Salleh M Husin 7,220 17.52 Decrease 4.52
Total valid votes 41,206 100.00
Total rejected ballots 564
Unreturned ballots 108
Turnout 41,878 85.92
Registered electors 48,739
Majority 714 1.73
PH gain from BN 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 by-election, 18 June 2016
The by-election was called due to the death of incumbent, Noriah Kasnon.
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Budiman Mohd Zohdi 16,800 53.66 Increase 3.12
Amanah Azhar Abdul Shukur 7,609 24.30 N/A
PAS Abdul Rani Osman 6,902 22.04 Decrease 27.42
Total valid votes 31,311 100.00
Total rejected ballots 379
Unreturned ballots 31
Turnout 31,721 74.37
Registered electors 42,655
Majority 9,191 29.36
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"Pilihan Raya Kecil P.093 Sungai Besar". Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 2018-09-19.

"Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election - By-election of the Dewan Rakyat of P.093 Sungai Besar for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 270/2016]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 6 June 2016. Retrieved 2018-09-19.

"Federal Government Gazette - Results of Contested Election and Statement of the Poll after the Official Addition of Votes for the By-election of P.093 Sungai Besar [P. U. (B) 299/2016]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 23 June 2016. Retrieved 2016-06-27.
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Noriah Kasnon 18,695 50.54 Decrease 8.69
PAS Salleh Husin 18,296 49.46 Increase 8.69
Total valid votes 36,991 100.00
Total rejected ballots 690
Unreturned ballots 129
Turnout 37,810 88.26
Registered electors 42,837
Majority 399 1.08
BN hold Swing
Source(s)

"Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Selangor [P.U. (B) 176/2013]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 26 April 2013. Retrieved 2016-05-06.

"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) 217/2013]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 22 May 2013. Retrieved 2016-05-06.
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Noriah Kasnon 16,069 59.23 Decrease 6.52
PAS Osman Sabran 11,060 40.77 Increase 6.52
Total valid votes 27,129 100.00
Total rejected ballots 656
Unreturned ballots 142
Turnout 27,927 81.96
Registered electors 34,073
Majority 5,009 18.46
BN hold Swing
Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
BN Noriah Kasnon 15,337 65.75
PAS Sallehen Mukhyi 7,988 34.25
Total valid votes 23,325 100.00
Total rejected ballots 795
Unreturned ballots 0
Turnout 24,120 77.80
Registered electors 31,002
Majority 7,349 31.50
This was a new constituency created out of Tanjong Karang and Sabak Bernam which went to BN in the previous election.

References

  1. ^ "Federal Government Gazette - Notice of Polling Districts and Polling Centres for the Federal Constituencies and State Constituencies of the States of Malaya [P.U. (B) 197/2016]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 29 April 2016. Retrieved 2016-06-19.
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