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Ko embarks on a bike tour to campaign

Ko embarks on a bike tour to campaign

Ko embarks on a bike tour to campaign

Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je embarked on a bike tour to central Taiwan Sunday morning to promote Velo-city Global 2016 in Taipei and campaign for a selection of candidates across party lines running in the upcoming general election.

Ko started the tour from the Guandu Temple in Taipei at 7 AM and planned to pass Bali in New Taipei City, Taoyuan City, Hsinchu County, Miaoli County, Taichung City, Changhua County, en route to Yunlin County at 10 PM. The total trip was said to take about 15 hours.

Along the way, Ko would campaign for 10 candidates. For example, he campaigned for Democratic Progressive Party legislative candidate Wu Su-yao at the Guandu Temple and met with DPP legislative candidate Lu Sun-ling in Bali, New Taipei City.

Later, Ko will meet with Minkuotang Chairperson Hsu Hsin-ying, who is People First Party presidential candidate James Soong’s running mate; as well as meeting with such legislative candidate as Green Party and Social Democratic Party alliance’s Wang Pao-hsuan in Taoyuan; DPP’s Ker Chien-ming in Hsinchu; KMT’s Kang Shih-ju in Miaoli; New Power Party’s Hung Tzu-yung in Taichung; nonpartisan Chi Kuo-tung in Taichung; DPP‘s Akira Chen in Chunghua and Su Chih-fen in Yunlin.


Updated : 2021-09-23 19:21 GMT+08:00