Iran’s Elections Headquarters announced that the voting time for the 13th presidential election was extended till 2am Saturday, Fars reported.
The work hours of the polling stations were extended because not everyone who wanted to vote was able to do so in the allotted time.
The official data will be published Saturday at noon.
A total 28.4 million Iranians out of 59 million eligible to vote have actually cast their ballots.
According to opinion polls, 63% of voters are ready to vote for Judiciary Chief Seyed Ebrahim Rayeesi. Other candidates include Parliament’s Vice-Speaker Seyed Amir Hossein Qazizadeh Hashemi, and Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Abdolnasser Hemmati.