Ishchenko have increased the lead when counting 62% of ballots on elections of the head of Primorye
VLADIVOSTOK, September 16 — RIA Novosti. The candidate from the Communist party Andrei Ishchenko after treatment 62,58% of the ballots in the second round of elections of the head of the region received 52,85% of the vote, he leads with a gap of more than 8%, according to the website of the CEC.
The acting Governor of the region Andrey Tarasenko scored of 44.58%, noted on the website.
Previously, when counting half of the protocols the gap between the candidates was just over 7%.
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”.