Singapore’s ruling People’s Action Party wins the election

(VOVworld) - Singapore's ruling People's Action Party (PAP) won 83 of the 89 parliamentary seats in a general election on Saturday with a landslide victory, while the opposition Workers' Party (WP) retained 6 seats, according to the Elections Department (ELD).

Singapore’s ruling People’s Action Party wins the election - ảnh 1

Singapore's Prime Minister and People's Action Party (PAP) Secretary-General Lee Hsien Loong (3rd L) and his team celebrate his victory with supporters in Singapore's Toa Payoh Stadium on Sep 12, 2015. (Photo: Xinhua)

PAP won the election with 79.3 percent of votes, while Singapore's Prime Minister, also PAP's Secretary-General Lee Hsien Loong and his team ranked 2nd with 78.63 percent of votes. Singaporeans got an early indication of the final results with the public release of the sample count results by ELD for the first time. 

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