Over 12 mln Ukrainians cast ballots for Zelensky, CEC says after almost 95% of votes counted
The Central Election Commission of Ukraine has processed 94.46% of the protocols of the precinct election commissions in the second round of the presidential elections in Ukraine, stating some 73.19% of the voters (12,809,498 people) supported presidential candidate Volodymyr Zelensky, while the incumbent head of state, Petro Poroshenko, received 24.48% of the votes (4,285,295).
A total of 17,094,793 votes have been processed.
As UNIAN reported earlier, on April 21, the runoff was held of the Ukraine presidential election.
The National exit poll said 73% supported Zelensky, and 25.5% - Poroshenko.
The voter turnout in the runoff amounted to 62.07%.
The Central Election Commission said final election results were set to be announced April 30.