SODELPA, Fiji First tussle for lead

By Netani Rika

ELECTION officials have released results for 573 of the 2170 polling stations.

SODELPA polled 48,120 (49.23 per cent) while Fiji First took 40,549 (41.48pc), the National Federation Party 6352 (6.5pc), Unity Fiji 1639 (1.68pc), HOPE 593 (0.61pc) and Labour 499 (0.51pc).

At 8.50am there are 1602 polling stations to be counted.