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Red-faced Abac to keep polls secret

Director admits to flaws after backing wrong man

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Abac Poll has vowed not to disclose the results of its surveys about elections in future after its predictions for the Bangkok poll picked the wrong winner. 

Abac's pre-election poll, conducted between Thursday and Saturday, had Pheu Thai Party candidate Pongsapat Pongcharoen leading the race with support of 45.9%, an 11% lead over Sukhumbhand Paribatra of the Democrats.

But in the actual election Sunday, MR Sukhumbhand emerged victorious, bagging more than 1.2 million votes.

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