Results from about 90% of the country’s polling stations gave the ruling United Russia party 49.65% of the vote for the 225 seats apportioned by party lists, according to Central Election Commission.
Republican Senate President Karen Fann says the audit is only meant to see whether improvements are needed to state election laws.
According to the sources, Pawar feels election result for someone contesting against the candidate of a party which has overwhelming numbers in Parliament will be a foregone conclusion.
Iran's outgoing moderate President Hassan Rouhani said his successor had been elected in the previous day's vote, without naming the widely expected winner, Raisi.
State-linked opinion polling and analysts put hard-line judiciary chief Ebrahim Raisi as the dominant front-runner in a field of just four candidates.
Among the four candidates, hard-line judiciary chief Ebrahim Raisi appears to be the front-runner based on state-linked polling.
The deal's collapse with President Donald Trump's decision to unilaterally withdraw America from the agreement in 2018 spiralled into a series of attacks and confrontations across Middle East.
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Hopefuls are running to replace the term-limited President Hassan Rouhani, whose promises of a bright economic future withered as Tehran’s 2015 nuclear deal with world powers collapsed.
Assad's win was not in doubt, in an election where officials said 18 million were eligible to vote.
In Beirut, a few hundred of Assad supporters turned up early at the hilltop embassy outside the capital to cast their ballot.
Incumbent Poroshenko garnered just 24.4 per cent, losing to the 41-year-old comedian and actor across the country, with 85 per cent of ballots counted after Sunday's election.
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Hundreds of men and women lined up to vote before polling booths opened at 8:00 am in the capital Male.
For the liberal opposition, the vote was a test of whether celebrity candidate Ksenia Sobchak had enough support to head a new party.
Putin, who has ruled Russia for almost two decades, won more than 75 percent of the vote according to preliminary results, but the opposition cried foul.