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CEC: According to information received from 65 percent of polling stations Ilham Aliyev gains 86.09% of votes

Chairman of Azerbaijan’s Central Election Commission (CEC) Mazahir Panahov has announced the results of the presidential election received from 65 percent of the polling stations.

Announcing the figures at a press conference, Mazahir Panahov said: The election was held in all 125 constituencies in Azerbaijan. So far, the Central Election Commission has received information from 3675 out of 5641 polling stations, that is more than 65 percent. After counting 2,660,622 valid votes, Aliyev Ilham Heydar oglu gained 2,290,486 votes (86.09 percent of valid votes) and leads by a landslide.

The remaining votes were cast for other candidates in the following order:

Oruj Zahid Maharram oglu � 81,695 votes (3.07 percent).

Hasanguliyev Gudrat Muzaffar oglu � 80,844 votes (3.04 percent);

Mammadov Sardar Jalal oglu � 79,108 votes (2.97 percent);

Hajiyev Hafiz Alamdar oglu � 40,171 votes (1.51 percent);

Alizade Araz Mammad-Mubariz oglu � 37,145 votes (1.40 percent);

Guliyev Faraj Ibrahim oglu � 31,317 votes (1.18 percent);

Nurullayev Razi Gulamali oglu � 19,856 votes (0.74 percent);

Source: AZERTAC