Voting begins Tuesday (November 3rd) in the United States, which has been devastated by the coronavirus. Voting for the presidential election has already ended. Results have started coming in from different states. Former Vice President Joe Biden is running with current President Donald Trump in the election
Democratic candidate Joe Biden is leading the electoral vote so far, according to US news agencies. According to the AP, Joe Biden is leading with 213 electoral votes. President Trump is getting 132 electoral votes.
Connecticut (6), Delaware (3), District of Columbia (3), Illinois (20), Maryland (10), Massachusetts (11), New Jersey (14), New York (29), Rhode Island (4), Vermont Joe Biden (3), Virginia (13), New California (55), New Hampshire (4) have won. Alabama (9), Arkansas (6), Indiana (11), Kentucky (6), Louisiana (6), Mississippi (6), North Dakota (3), Oklahoma (6), South Dakota (3), Tennessee ( 1), West Virginia (5), Weming (3), Kansas (9) Trump has won.
Trump also leads the swinging states of Florida, Michigan, Georgia, Texas and Wisconsin. Joe Biden leads Pennsylvania, Ohio, New Hampshire and North Carolina.
Although 50 states in the United States voted together, all eyes are on a few states known for their battlegrounds. These are called swing states. These states play an important role in determining the election results. And to be elected President of the United States, at least 260 out of a total of 538 electoral votes must be confirmed.
According to US news agencies, the voting atmosphere was encouraging and positive. The situation was much calmer. Americans voted to prevent coronavirus infection by following social distance and hygiene rules.
Due to Corona, 10 crore 2 lakh people have voted in advance before the polls this time. Which is 63 percent of the total voters in the 2016 presidential election. It is expected that a record number of votes will be cast in this election.