Presidential election results to be declared today, Kovind likely to win

New Delhi: The results of the Presidential election will be declared today at 5 p.m. and the counting of the votes will begin at 11 a.m. The ruling National Democratic Alliance’s candidate Ram Nath Kovind and the combined Opposition nominee Meira Kumar’s fate will be decided today.

According to the calculations, Kovind is all set to win the race with maximum number of votes in his favour. There will be eight rounds of counting and announcements made after every round.

The officials went on to say that all preparations have been made for the vote count and that all ballot boxes have already reached Parliament House by yesterday evening amid tight security.