Sisi Gains 93.4 Percent of Votes Cast in 2,000 Polling Stations

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An election campaign poster of presidential candidate and Egypt's former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters

CAIRO (Reuters) - Former Egyptian army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has captured 93.4 percent of the votes cast in 2,000 polling stations, his campaign team said in a statement on Wednesday.

His only rival Hamdeen Sabahi gained 2.9 percent and 3.7 percent of the votes were deemed void.