So, according to the first data, Vladimir Zelensky is gaining 75,8% of the vote. The current president loses to the opponent more than three times. Poroshenko receives 24,2% of the vote.
At the same time, Zelensky’s headquarters informs about even higher numbers. According to him, at least 78% of Ukrainian citizens voted for the comedian, while Poroshenko barely reaches 18%.
At 11 p.m. local time, 17,66% of the population voted in the presidential election. The highest turnout in the Nikolaev region is 23,35%, the lowest in Ivano-Frankivsk - 10,81%.
The candidates themselves voted about an hour ago. At the same time, before visiting the polling station, Peter Alekseevich went to a liturgy at St. Michael's Cathedral in Kiev. And Vladimir Zelensky after the vote read out to the journalists an excerpt from the song of the rap artist Eminem.