Ismael Asmaluddin is running as an independent candidate in the 2022 Philippine elections. Asmaluddin is campaigning for the post of member of the Sangguniang Panlungsod in Isabela City, Basilan. Asmaluddin is on the ballot as "6 ASMALUDDIN, ISMAEL (IND)".
This candidate is running for the position of Sangguniang Panlungsod (City Council) Member. A city council member is responsible for approving ordinances and passing resolutions for an effective city government, generating resources and revenues for the city’s development plans, program objectives, and priorities, enacting ordinances that grant franchises and authorizing the issuance of permits or licenses, regulating activities in relation to the use of land, buildings, and structures, and approving ordinances for the delivery of basic services and facilities.