Leung Chun Ying

Leung wins youth vote

PUBLISHED : Friday, 23 March, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 23 March, 2012, 12:00am

HONG KONG - Chief executive candidate Leung Chun-ying (pictured) won a simulated election among young people on Wednesday.

Four days before the election, 3,033 secondary school students cast their votes at a mock poll organised by the Boys' and Girls' Clubs Association and the University of Hong Kong's Public Opinion Programme. Leung got 51 per cent of the youth vote, Henry Tang Ying-yen received 20 per cent and Albert Ho Chun-yan had 17 per cent.