Became known first results of the presidential elections of Costa Rica

© RIA Novosti / Maria to Plotnikova in fotoracconti Rica. Archival photoBecame known first results of the presidential elections of Costa Rica© RIA Novosti / Maria to Plotnikova the image Bank

At the election of the President of Costa Rica, the second round of which was held in the country on Sunday, leading Carlos Alvarado.

According to the Supreme electoral Tribunal, after treatment 90.6% of the ballots, the ex-Minister and candidate of the party «Civil action» Carlos Alvarado gaining 60.6% of the votes. His rival MP Evangelist Fabricio Alvarado receives 39.3 percent of the votes.

Costa Rica’s President is elected for four years. The inauguration of the new head of state is expected in early may.

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