Comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has won a run-off election to become next Ukrainian president, BBC reported citing exit polls indications.
He had challenged incumbent president Petro Poroshenko.
The polls give him more than 70% support. He dominated the first round of voting three weeks ago when 39 candidates were on the ticket.
It may be mentioned the post of Ukraine President holds significant powers over the country’s security, defence and foreign policy.