Keiko Fujimori leads Peruvian presidential run-off - Peru Ipsos poll

Peru's presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori leaves a polling station after casting her vote, in Lima, Peru June 6, 2021. REUTERS/Sebastian Castaneda

LIMA (Reuters) - Conservative candidate Keiko Fujimori is ahead of socialist rival Pedro Castillo in Peru's presidential election run-off, according to an Ipsos exit poll released on Sunday evening.

Although still in a statistical tie, Fujimori has 50.3% of the vote and Castillo has a 49.7% share, with a error margin of plus or minus 3%, according to the poll.

(Reporting by Aislinn Laing; Editing by Christian Schmollinger)

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