PONTIAN, Nov 16 — The Tanjung Piai Parliamentary By-Election (PRK) today recorded a total voter turnout of 74.5 per cent, exceeding the 70 per cent target set by the Election Commission (EC).
PONTIAN, Nov 16 -- Barisan Nasional (BN) has reclaimed the Tanjung Piai parliamentary seat from the ruling alliance Pakatan Harapan (PH) after its candidate Datuk Seri Dr Wee Jeck Seng won the six-cornered by-election today with 15,086-vote majority.
PONTIAN, Nov 16 -- Police have received four reports of identity cards belonging to voters being used by unidentified individuals in the Tanjung Piai parliamentary by-election.
PONTIAN, Nov 16 -- All the 27 polling centres with 125 streams for the Tanjung Piai parliamentary by-election were closed at 5.30pm today, marking the end of voting which began at 8am.
PONTIAN, Nov 16 -- 9.16 pm - BN candidate Datuk Seri Dr Wee Jeck Seng wins PRK Tg Piai with majority 15,086 votes.
PONTIAN, Nov 16 -- Despite the huge task on their hands to cover the Tanjung Piai by-election, several media personnel who are among registered voters in the parliamentary constituency, have been able to discharge their responsibilities today.
PONTIAN, Nov 16 -- The percentage of voter turnout for the Tanjung Piai parliamentary by-election as at noon today, four hours after the polling centres in the constituency were opened, is 43 per cent.