Venezuela: Nicolas Maduro re-elected as President

In Venezuela, President Nicolas Maduro has been reelected for anothter second six-year term in presidential elections.

According to the National Electoral Council, President Maduro was reelected by a wide margin, garnering over 5.8 million votes.

His closest challenger Henri Falcon got around 1.8 million and the third-place candidate Javier Bertucci got 925,042 votes.

Over 8.6 million Venezuelans took part in the elections and turn out 46.01 percent.

Source: Radio Pakistan