Ts.Elbegdorj shares victory with voters after release of GEC official results

-Ts.Elbegdorj outscored fellow candidates B.Bat-Erdene by 102,414 votes and N.Udval with 542,231 votes-

The General Election Commission (GEC) introduced the preliminary results of the 2013 Presidential Election at 9.30 am on Thursday. According to the GEC, the participation of voters reached 66.49 percent.

In compliance with the preliminary results, Ts.Elbegdorj garnered 50.23 percent of the votes against his two competitors.

The President, nominated by the ruling Democratic Party, obtained more than 622,794 votes, while member of the Parliament B.Bat-Erdene of the opposition Mongolian People’s Party gained about 520,380 or 41.97 percent votes, and Minister of Health N.Udval of the Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party gathered votes of 80,563 or 6.5 percent of the total votes.

Based on these results, candidate from the Democratic Party Ts.Elbegdorj has fulfilled the qualities to become the President of Mongolia garnering the majority votes, officially informed the Chairman of the GEC Ts.Sodnomtseren.

After the official statement from the GEC, Democratic Party officials and its supporters as well as famous actors and rock pop singers gathered at the Central Square along with re-elected President Ts.Elbegdorj himself to celebrate his victory.

The re-election of incumbent President Ts.Elbegdorj from the Democratic Party (DP) was celebrated at Sukhbaatar Square with the participation of his supporters, high-level state officials, and party colleagues such as Speaker of the Parliament Z.Enkhbold and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar E.Bat-Uul.

Some 1,500 DP supporters and members gathered at the central square of Ulaanbaatar and congratulated each other, repeating Ts.Elbegdorj’s slogan of “Let’s live like human beings and develop like a country” and singing “the Song of Bell,” the song of Democracy. The citizens congratulated Ts.Elbegdorj with his re-election with the best representatives of Mongolian pop rock bands “Kharanga,” “Khurd,” and “Niciton” performing to share the newly elected President’s victory with the nation.

Re-elected President of Mongolia Ts.Elbegdorj paid tribute to the statue of Chinggis Khaan and expressed gratitude to his supporters and citizens, delivering a speech of “Thank you my people. Thank you my mother and father. Thank you the eternal blue sky and the Lord Chinggis Khaan. I will work loyally for my nation and for my Mongolia. I will strive to make my people feel freedom and happiness, and I will strive for justice and for a better future of Mongolia by intensifying the country’s development and achieving greater accomplishments.”

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