Andrzej Duda wins presidential election, Polish CEC reports

Based on the data of the Polish State Election Commission, the acting President of Poland Andrzej Duda has won the second round of presidential election, Gazeta Wyborcza reports.

According to the 99.97% of ballots, Duda gets 51.21% of votes and his rival Rafał Trzaskowski 48.79%.

The voter turnout was 68.12%.

Duda’s victories were also confirmed by exit polls. According to preliminary data, the incumbent president received 50.4% of the vote, while Trzaskowski received 49.6%. According to new data, obtained from the Ipsos survey, the candidates received 51% and 49% respectively.

In the first round, 43.5% of Poles voted for Andrzej Duda, while 30.46% supported Rafał Trzaskowski.