TEHRAN, May 20, YJC - Iran's Interior Ministry declared the latest official results from Iran presidential election.
TEHRAN, Young Journalists Club (YJC) -
The Iranian Interior Ministry has declared the latest results from the Friday presidential election.
Out of the 40,706,729 votes counted so far, 38,914,470 ballots were declared valid.
The figures freshly declared put Hassan Rouhani in the lead with 22,796,468 votes so far.
The candidate with the second largest number of votes also was Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi, who garnered 15,452,000 votes, according to the Interior Ministry.
Mostafa Aqa-Mirsalim and Mostafa Hashemi-Taba, the other two candidates, so far received 455,211 and 210,597 votes respectively.
The ultimate results of the election will be declared by the country’s minister at 2:00 p.m. Iran time (0930 GMT) on Saturday.