By: Lee Shien-feng and Chung Yu-chen
Taipei, June 8 (CNA) Tens of thousands of people crowded Hualien City in eastern Taiwan Saturday to support Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo- yu’s (韓國瑜) 2020 presidential bid.
Despite temperatures of over 30 degrees Celsius in the afternoon, Han, a strong presidential candidate from the opposition Kuomintang (KMT), attracted supporters from across the nation.
Hualien Magistrate Hsu Chen-wei (徐榛蔚) took the stage to root for Han.
According to the rally organizer, more than 150,000 people gathered, mostly dressed in red and waving Republic of China flags. [FULL STORY]