Emmanuel Macron wins French presidency

Emmanuel Macron wins French presidency
Emmanuel Macron wins French presidency

PARIS: Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron was declared victory after he won 20.7 million votes, firmly beating Marine Le Pen, who took about 10.6 million in the French Presidential elections’ crucial runoff on Sunday.

According to the official results announced, Macron wins 66.06 per cent of total votes. Le Pen got 33.94 per cent of the votes, BBC quoted the French Interior Ministry as saying.

Emmanuel Macron wins French presidency