Vancouver-Kensington election night result

Digital Data Desk
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Vancouver-Kensington election results as of Oct. 24, 2020 at 11:27 p.m.:

Mable Elmore of the NDP has been re-elected as MLA in Vancouver-Kensington, keeping the seat for the party. Elmore won 7,364 out of 12,353 counted votes (59.61 per cent) with 75 of 77 polls reporting.

Paul Lepage of the BC Liberal Party won 3,222 votes (26.08 per cent). Nazanin Moghadami of the Green party won 1,610 votes (13.03 per cent). Salvatore Vetro, an Independent, won 157 votes (1.27 per cent).

As of 11:27 p.m., The Canadian Press is projecting the BC NDP has won a majority government. The party has won or is leading in 55 of 87 seats. The BC Liberal Party has won or is leading in 29, and the BC Green Party has won or is leading in three seats.

As of Oct. 23, 9,384 vote-by-mail packages had been issued to registered voters in the riding. There are a total of 37,233 registered voters in Vancouver-Kensington.

Provincewide, 724,279 mail-in ballots have been sent out, and there are 3,485,858 registered voters.

Mail-in ballots will be counted by hand, starting in 13 days.

Full results as of 11:27 p.m.:

1. Mable Elmore (incumbent) - NDP
Votes: 7,364 votes (59.61 per cent)

2. Paul Lepage - BC Liberal Party
Votes: 3,222 votes (26.08 per cent)

3. Nazanin Moghadami - Green party
Votes: 1,610 votes (13.03 per cent)

4. Salvatore Vetro - Independent
Votes: 157 votes (1.27 per cent)

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Oct. 24, 2020, and was generated automatically.

Digital Data Desk, The Canadian Press