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|Local area government(s)||Tumpat District Council|
|• District officer||Rosnazli Amin|
|• Total||169.5 km2 (65.4 sq mi)|
|• Density||900/km2 (2,300/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (MST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+8 (Not observed)|
|Vehicle registration plates||D|
Tumpat (Kelantanese: Ttupak) is a district (jajahan) in Kelantan, Malaysia. Tumpat is situated at the end of the East Coast Line railway line operated by Keretapi Tanah Melayu (Malayan Railways) which links Kelantan to the western part of Peninsular Malaysia. This strategic location makes it the transportation hub of Kelantan. Tumpat town is approximately 15 km from the state capital, Kota Bharu.
Tumpat is the northernmost constituency in Kelantan, bordering Thailand across the Golok River to the west, Kota Bharu across the Kelantan River to the east, and Pasir Mas to the south, and the Thai district of Tak Bai to the west.
Ranking Population of Jajahan Tumpat:
On the state level, Tumpat supplies 4 seats to the Kelantan State Legislative Assembly:
- Wat Machimmaram
- Wat Phothivihan
The main federal highway serving Tumpat constituency is highway , going from downtown Kota Bharu, crossing the Kelantan River and terminating at Pengkalan Kubur. The main roads serving downtown Tumpat are Kelantan state routes D174 and D23.
- User, Super. "District Officers Of Tumpat". www.ptjt.kelantan.gov.my.
- "Latar Belakang Tumpat". 26 June 2016.
- "Population Distribution and Basic Demographic Characteristics, 2010" (PDF). Department of Statistics, Malaysia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 May 2014. Retrieved 19 April 2012.
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