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Thank you, Mr Tan Kin Lian, for being gracious in defeat #sgpolitics

Thank you, Mr Tan Kin Lian, for being gracious in defeat #sgpolitics

Thank you, Mr Tan Kin Lian, for being gracious in defeat August 27, 2011 by admin Filed under: Current Affairs and Politics Breaking News 27 August, 11.20pm Presidential candidate Mr Tan Kin Lian has graciously conceded defeat based on initial unconfirmed results from various counting centres. Speaking to reporters after visiting a third counting centre, he said that it seems to be a tough fight between the top two candidates. Although Mr Tan declined to mention any names, unconfirmed initial result reveal that Dr Tony Tan and Dr Tan Cheng Bock are in the lead. Mr Tan said he might not get his deposit back but the experience of running the race has been useful. His daughter, Tan Su Ling, said: “It is not a matter of winning or losing but that he stood up. ” “My dad’s never run in any elections, so it’s a very new experience. It’s a good learning experience, ” added Ms Tan....

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