RIA Novosti reports that the presidential election in Iran leads the current President Hassan Rouhani, which has garnered 14.6 million votes after the results of the processing 25.9 million ballots.
According to the head of the Headquarters for elections at the interior Ministry of Iran, Ali Asghar Ahmadi, the second line is Ayatollah Ebrahim Raisi, who scored 10.1 million votes. The candidate from the conservative party Mostafa Agha Mirsalim gathered 297,2 thousand votes, and former Vice-President Mostafa Hashemi-Taba voted to 139.3 thousand voters.
The presidential election in Iran started on Friday. At the same time with the presidential elections held elections to municipal councils and elections to the Parliament. In Iran, the right to vote have about 56 million citizens.