Mohamed Nasir

Dato' Haji Mohamed bin Nasir (Jawi: محمد بن ناصر) (January 1, 1916 – February 21, 1997)[1] was a Malaysian politician. He served as the fifteenth Menteri Besar (Chief Minister) of Kelantan from 1973 to 1978.[2]

Mohamed Nasir

محمد بن ناصر
Also known asDatuak Intan Maradjo
Menteri Besar of Kelantan
In office
MonarchYahya Petra
Preceded byAsri Muda
Succeeded byMohamed Yaacob
Minister without Portfolio
In office
Prime MinisterHussein Onn
Mahathir Mohamad
Member of the Kelantan State Legislative Assembly
for N07 Tendong
In office
10 May 1969  19 April 1978
Preceded byChe Hassan (PMIP)
Succeeded byGhazali Awang Ibrahim (BERJASA-BN)
Member of the Kelantan State Legislative Assembly
for N25 Machang Utara
In office
24 June 1959  25 April 1964
Preceded byConstituency created
Succeeded byMohyiddin @ Che Kadir Che Tengah (UMNO-Alliance)
President of the Pan-Malaysian Islamic Front (BERJASA)
In office
1977  unknown
Preceded byParty established
Succeeded byunknown
Personal details
Mohamed bin Nasir

(1916-01-01)1 January 1916
Kampung Padang Enggang, Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Unfederated Malay States of British Malaya (now Malaysia).
Died21 February 1997(1997-02-21) (aged 81)
Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Resting placeMelbourne, Victoria, Australia
Political partyPAS (until 1977)
BERJASA (1977–unknown)
Spouse(s)Wan Meriam (former)
Datin Che Zainab Che Ismail
Nik Kamsiah
ParentsKulub Mohamad Nasir Malim and Membunga
ProfessionMenteri Besar of Kelantan

Mohamed founded Pan-Malaysian Islamic Front (BERJASA) in 1977 under the persuasion and endorsement of United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) who were dissatisfied with the demands of and in squabbles for the lump share in controlling the Barisan Nasional (BN) state of Kelantan with the Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (PAS).[3]


Honour of Malaysia


Political offices
Preceded by
Asri Muda
Menteri Besar of Kelantan
Succeeded by
Mohamed Yaacob
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