Ukraine elections: Zelensky in major lead as 60% of votes processed

11:00, 01 April 2019
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Showman Volodymyr Zelensky remains a frontrunner with 30.36% of votes, according to an UNIAN correspondent.

Incumbent President Petro Poroshenko is a runner-up with 16.40% of votes.

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Leader of the Batkivshchyna Party Yulia Tymoshenko has scored 13.08%, co-chairman of the Opposition Platform – For Life Party Yuriy Boyko gained 11.58%, leader of the Civil Position Party Anatoliy Hrytsenko saw 7.07%, self-nominated Ihor Smeshko had 5.92%, leader of the Radical Party Oleh Liashko received 5.12%, candidate from the Opposition Bloc – the Party of Peace and Development Oleksandr Vilkul got 4.28%, and candidate from the Svoboda Party Ruslan Koshulynsky saw 1.66% of the votes.

Other candidates have garnered under 1% of support.

A total of almost 11 million votes have been counted so far.

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