A total of 27 polling centres with 125 streams opened at 8am today for voters in the Tanjung Piai parliamentary constituency to choose their new representative. NSTP/HAIRUL ANUAR RAHIM

PONTIAN: A total of 27 polling centres with 125 streams opened at 8am today for voters in the Tanjung Piai parliamentary constituency to choose their new representative.

Polling will end at 5.30pm.

Number of voters

52,471

Polling centre locations

Tanjung Piai comprises the state constituencies of Pekan Nanas and Kukup.

Pekan Nanas:

Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Parit Kudus

SK Tanjong Ayer Hitam

SK Parit Haji Adnan

SK Melayu Raya

SK Kampong Sawah

SK Seri Bunian

SK Pengkalan Raja

Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Dato’ Mohd Yunos Sulaiman

SMK Pekan Nanas

SK Pekan Nanas

Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan Cina (SJKC) Yung Ming 1 and 2.


NSTP/HAIRUL ANUAR RAHIM

Kukup

SK Jeram Batu

SJKC Bin Chong

SJKC Cheow Min

SK Rimba Terjun

SK Sungai Bunyi

SK Rambah

SK Parit Rambai

SK Belokok

SK Telok Kerang

SK Penerok

SK Sungai Boh

SJKC Pei Chao

SMK Sri Kukup

SK Sungai Durian

SK Serkat

SK Andek Mori

Candidates

Karmaine Sardini, Pakatan Harapan

Datuk Seri Dr Wee Jeck Seng, Barisan Nasional

Wendy Subramaniam, Gerakan

Datuk Dr Badhrulhisham Abdul Aziz, Berjasa

Dr Ang Chuan Lock, Independent

Faridah Aryani Abd Ghaffar, Independent

Karmaine is scheduled to vote at SK Telok Kerang, while Wee will cast his ballot at SJKC Yu Ming 1 and 2.

The other four candidates are not registered voters in Tanjung Piai.


NSTP/HAIRUL ANUAR RAHIM

Security

The Election Commission has mobilised 1,019 of its personnel to ensure smooth polling; while the police have deployed 1,341 of its personnel to maintain public order and control traffic flow in the area.

Expected turnout

Election Commission target: 70 per cent

Vote tallying centre

Dewan Jubli Intan Sultan Ibrahim

Result announcement

By 10pm