UKROP candidate leading in mayoral race in Dnepropetrovsk

To get elected as Mayor of Dnepropetrovsk, a mayoral candidate from the UKROP party will have to win in a second round.

26 October 2015 16:00

According to SOCIS exit poll returns, of the 30 candidates running for Mayor in Dnepropetrovsk, only two , Boris Filatov, un undisputed leader with 39,1%, and Alexander Vilkul, a candidate from the Opposition Block, with 33,1% of votes, have scored enough votes to make it to a second round.

Parties that were able to overcome the 5% hurdle at the elections in Dnepropetrovks include the UKROP, Opposition Block, Civil Power and Solidarity.