Pengkalan Chepa (federal constituency)

Pengkalan Chepa is a federal constituency in Kota Bharu District , Kelantan, Malaysia, that has been represented in the Dewan Rakyat since 1974.

Pengkalan Chepa (P020)
Kelantan constituency
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Federal constituency
LegislatureDewan Rakyat
MP
Constituency created1974
First contested1974
Last contested2022
Demographics
Electors (2022)[1]106,982
Area (km²)[2]85

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.

DemographicsEdit

https://live.chinapress.com.my/ge15/parliament/KELANTAN

Ethnic breakdown of Pengkalan Chepa's electorate as of 2022

  Malay (96.94%)
  Chinese (1.84%)
  Other ethnicities (1.09%)
  Indian (0.12%)

HistoryEdit

Polling districtsEdit

According to the federal gazette issued on 31 October 2022, the Pengkalan Chepa constituency is divided into 32 polling districts.[3]

State constituency Polling Districts Code Location
Kijang (N05) Pulau Pisang 020/05/01 SK Che Latiff
Pulau Kundor 020/05/02 SK Pulau Kundor
Semut Api 020/05/03 SK Semut Api
Kedai Buloh 020/05/04 SMK Kedai Buloh
Kijang 020/05/05 SK Kedai Buloh 1
Banggol 020/05/06 SK Abdul Hadi
Tikat 020/05/07 SK Redang
Kampung Penambang 020/05/08 SMK Penambang
Kampung China 020/05/09 SK Penambang
Chempaka (N06) Sabak 020/06/01 SK Sabak
Tebing Tinggi 020/06/02 SK Parang Puting
Telok Kitang 020/06/03 SK Padang Puting
Kampung Pulau Panjang 020/06/04 SK Kem
Tanjong Bahru 020/06/05 SMK Badang
Che Deris 020/06/06 SK Che Deris
Baung 020/06/07 SMK Pengkalan Chepa
Pengkalan Nangka 020/06/08 SMA Tengku Amalin A'ishah Putri
Chempaka 020/06/09 SK Seri Chempaka
Simpang Tiga Pengkalan Chepa 020/06/10 Kolej Vokesional Pengkalan Chepa
Pulau Gajah 020/07/11 SK Pulau Gajah
Panchor (N07) Taman Kemunin 020/07/01 SK Datu' Hashim
Tapang 020/07/02 SK Tapang
Kemunin 020/07/03 SK Kemunin
Panchor 020/07/04 SK Panji
Sering 020/07/05 SK Sering
Pasir Kasar 020/07/06 SMK Sering
Pulau Belaga 020/07/07 SK Chicha Menyabong
Tok Ku 020/07/08 SMK Raja Sakti
Kampung Belukar 020/07/09 SMK Panji
Padang Tembak 020/07/10 SMU (A) Tarbiah Mardziah
Panji 020/07/11 SMK Panchor Perdana
Pasir Tok Kambing 020/07/12 SK Raja Bahar

Representation historyEdit

Members of Parliament for Pengkalan Chepa
Parliament Years Member Party
Constituency created, renamed from Kelantan Hilir
4th 1974–1978 Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat BN (PAS)
5th 1978–1982 PAS
6th 1982–1986
7th 1986–1990 Nik Abdullah Arshad
8th 1990–1995
9th 1995–1999 Nik Mohd. Amar Nik Abdullah
10th 1999–2004
11th 2004–2008 Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman
12th 2008–2013
13th 2013–2018 Izani Husin
14th 2018–2020 Ahmad Marzuk Shaary
2020–2022 PN (PAS)
15th 2022–present

State constituencyEdit

Parliamentary

constituency

State constituency
1955–59* 1959–1974 1974–1986 1986–1995 1995–2004 2004–2018 2018–present
Pengkalan Chepa Banggol
Chempaka
Kemumin
Kijang
Panchor
Semut Api
Sering

Current state assembly membersEdit

No. State Constituency Member Coalition (Party)
N5 Kijang Izani Husin PN (PAS)
N6 Chempaka Ahmad Fathan Mahmood
N7 Panchor Nik Mohd. Amar Nik Abdullah

Local governmentsEdit

No. State Constituency Local Government
N5 Kijang Kota Bharu Municipal Council
N6 Chempaka Kota Bharu Municipal Council
N7 Panchor Kota Bharu Municipal Council

Election resultsEdit

Malaysian general election, 2022
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Ahmad Marzuk Shaary 53,933 69.36 +14.48
BN Mohd Hafiezulniezam Mohd Hasdin 15,633 20.14 -12.46
PH Nik Faizah Nik Othman 7,356 9.46 -3.06
Independent Mohamad Redzuan Razali 451 0.58 +0.58
Homeland Fighters' Party Wan Ahmad Nasri Wan Ismail 358 0.46 +0.46
Total valid votes 77,761 100.00
Total rejected ballots 630
Unreturned ballots 238
Turnout 78,659 72.69
Registered electors 106,982
Majority 38,270
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing


Malaysian general election, 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Ahmad Marzuk Shaary 32,592 54.88 -9.09
BN Zaluzi Sulaiman 19,360 32.60 -3.43
PH Mohamad Ibrahim 7,435 12.52 +12.52
Total valid votes 59,387 100.00
Total rejected ballots 739
Unreturned ballots 736
Turnout 60,862 80.74
Registered electors 75,384
Majority 13,232 22.28
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing -2.83
Source(s)

"His Majesty's Government Gazette - Notice of Contested Election, Parliament for the State of Kelantan [P.U. (B) 234/2018]" (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 Kelantan [P.U. (B) 308/2018]" (PDF). Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia. 28 May 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-01.[permanent dead link]
Malaysian general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Izani Husin 34,617 63.97 +0.57
BN Dali Husin 19,497 36.03 -0.57
Total valid votes 54,114 100.00
Total rejected ballots 683
Unreturned ballots 188
Turnout 54,985 85.37
Registered electors 64,409
Majority 15,120 27.94
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing +0.57
Source(s)
Malaysian general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman 26,763 63.40 +4.52
BN Rahim Mohd Zain 15,452 36.60 -4.52
Total valid votes 42,215 100.00
Total rejected ballots 564
Unreturned ballots 270
Turnout 43,049 82.23
Registered electors 52,350
Majority 11,311 26.80
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing +4.52


Malaysian general election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Abdul Halim Abdul Rahman 20,621 58.88 -16.36
BN Nik Mohd Zain Omar 14,399 41.12 +16.36
Total valid votes 35,020 100.00
Total rejected ballots 818
Unreturned ballots 297
Turnout 36,135 80.58
Registered electors 44,843
Majority 6,222 17.76
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing -16.36


Malaysian general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Nik Mohd. Amar Nik Abdullah 23,765 75.24 +7.09
BN Mohd Noor Deris 7,820 24.76 -6.35
Total valid votes 31,585 100.00
Total rejected ballots 486
Unreturned ballots 678
Turnout 32,749 76.50
Registered electors 42,456
Majority 15,945 50.48
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing +6.72


Malaysian general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Nik Mohd. Amar Nik Abdullah 20,410 68.15 -5.30
BN Ismail Mat 9,316 31.11 +4.56
KITA Yusof Mat 221 0.74 +0.74
Total valid votes 29,947 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,486
Unreturned ballots 3,765
Turnout 35,198 83.28
Registered electors 42,264
Majority 11,094 37.04
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing -4.93


Malaysian general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Nik Abdullah Arshad 27,321 73.45 +16.68
BN Mohamed Apandi Ali 9,874 26.55 -16.68
Total valid votes 37,195 100.00
Total rejected ballots 706
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 37,901 75.96
Registered electors 49,895
Majority 17,447 46.90
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing +16.68


Malaysian general election, 1986
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Nik Abdullah Arshad 17,501 56.77 -2.71
BN Wan Ismail Ibrahim 13,326 43.23 +2.71
Total valid votes 30,827 100.00
Total rejected ballots 687
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 31,514 73.66
Registered electors 42,785
Majority 4,175 13.54
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing -2.71


Malaysian general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat 16,759 59.48 +4.95
BN Hassan Harun 11,417 40.52 -4.95
Total valid votes 28,176 100.00
Total rejected ballots 731
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 28,907 78.73
Registered electors 36,716
Majority 5,342 18.96
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party hold Swing +4.95


Malaysian general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat 11,897 54.53 +54.53
BN Muhammad Noor Ali 9,919 45.47 -28.41
Total valid votes 21,816 100.00
Total rejected ballots
Unreturned ballots
Turnout
Registered electors 29,156
Majority 1,978 9.06
Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party gain from BN Swing +41.47


Malaysian general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes %
BN Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat 13,243 73.88
Independent Umar Ibrahim 4,682 26.12
Total valid votes 17,925 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,353
Unreturned ballots
Turnout 19,278 62.10
Registered electors 31,042
Majority 8,561 47.76
This was a new constituency created.

ReferencesEdit