Ishchenko is in the lead on elections of the head of Primorye after counting half of the ballots

© Photo : Legislative Assembly of the Primorsky craindra Ishchenko. Archive photoIshchenko is in the lead on elections of the head of Primorye after counting half of the ballots© Photo : Legislative Assembly of Primorsky Krai

The candidate from the Communist party Andrei Ishchenko and after treatment 50% of the ballots in the second round of elections of the head of Primorye received 52,38% of the vote, according to the website of the CEC.

The acting Governor of the region Andrey Tarasenko scored 45,05%, noted on the website. The results of the voting on 9 September in the second round of elections came Andrei Tarasenko, who received in the first round 46,56%, and the Deputy of legislative Assembly of Primorye candidate from the Communist party Andrei Ishchenko, who scored 26,63%.

The turnout in the second round of the elections at 18.00 local time (11.00 MSK) amounted to 29,15%, which is more than 9 September.

According to the exit poll, Tarasenko is leading with a score of 53%, Ishchenko gaining 47%, according to OOO «KTS «Expert Groups.»Ishchenko is in the lead on elections of the head of Primorye after counting half of the ballots© Infografika of heads of regions of Russia

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