Jasin (town)

Jasin is a town and the seat of Jasin District in the Malaysian state of Malacca. It is governed by Jasin Municipal Council (Malay: Majlis Perbandaran Jasin), which was formerly known as Jasin District Council (Malay: Majlis Daerah Jasin) from 1 July 1978 until 1 January 2007 and the Jasin Rural District Council (Malay: Majlis Daerah Luar Bandar Jasin) from 23 August 1957 until 1 July 1978.[1]

Jasin
Bandar Jasin
Town
Traffic lights at a street in Jasin town, the former headquarters of the Municipal Council is on the right.
Jasin
Location in Malaysia
Jasin
Jasin (Peninsular Malaysia)
Coordinates: 2°18′38″N 102°25′52″E
Country Malaysia
StateMalacca
DistrictJasin
Municipality status1 January 2007
Government
  TypeLocal government
  BodyJasin Municipal Council
  PresidentRosemanizam Mohd Nalif@Zawawi
Population
 (2001)
  Total92,883
Time zoneUTC+8 (MST)
  Summer (DST)Not observed
Websitewww.mpjasin.gov.my
Jasin Municipal Council

Majlis Perbandaran Jasin
Type
Type
History
Founded1 January 2007
Leadership
President
Rosemanizam Mohd Nalif@Zawawi
Municipal Secretary
Muhammad Zahiruddin Mohd Zahari
Meeting place
Vista Alamanda, 77000 Jasin, Melaka
Website
www.mpjasin.gov.my

Tourist attractions

  • Agricultural Museum
  • Jasin Square

Transportation

The Jasin Sentral bus station is located within the town.[2]

See also

References

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