Zelensky sees support of 11 mln Ukrainians after 80% of votes counted

07:20, 22 April 2019
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The relevant data are available on the CEC website.

Presidential candidate, showman Volodymyr Zelensky enjoyed support of 11,036,150 voters, or 73.09%.

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His opponent, incumbent head of state Petro Poroshenko, received 24.57%, or 3,709,935 votes.

As UNIAN reported earlier, the National exit poll following the runoff of the presidential election said 73% of Ukrainians voted for showman Volodymyr Zelensky, while incumbent head of state Petro Poroshenko received 25.5% of the votes.

According to data from 199 constituencies, voter turnout in the second round of the presidential election stood at 62.07%.

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