Andrzej Duda wins the 2020 Presidential Election by a Narrow Margin
The Incumbent President of Poland- Andrzej Duda has secured
a victory in the 2020 Presidential Election of Poland on 12th July 2020.
Andrzej Duda has secured 1,04,13,094 (1 crore 4 lakh 13
thousand 94 votes) votes in the Second Round of the Election to cross the
majority figure marginally with 51.21 % of the total valid votes.
Duda’s opponent Rafal Trzaskowski secured 99,21,219 (99 lakh
21 thousand 219 votes) to finish at second place with 48.79 percent of the
total valid votes.
The population of Poland as per the 2019 data available is a
little above 3.8 crores.
The turnout of 68.90 percent was registered during the
Second Round of voting.
Andrzej Duda’s current term will expire on 6th August 2020,
with this win, he will continue as the President of Poland for another
The First Round of the 2020 Election for the Presidential
post in Poland was conducted on 28th June 2020. In the First Round, a total of
11 candidates contested for the post of President out of which Andrzej Duda
gained the highest 43.50 % of the total valid vote share followed by
Rafal Trzaskowski with 30.46 % in the second place.
election was conducted on 12th July 2020.