It reaches 28.5% participation in presidential elections in France

The electoral process in France develops normally, despite the terrorist threat in the nation. | Photo: teleSUR

28 percent of voters in France already exercised their right to vote this Sunday in the middle of the first round of the presidential elections in that European country, according to the last bulletin issued by the authorities. 
Prior to the 12: 00 pm time local voters had already exercised their vote, a figure considered to be stable and very similar to that recorded during the elections of 2012. 
> Minute to minute: elections in France #FranciaDecide las12h participation is 28.5%, something more than the elections of 2012 #Presidentielle2017 – Sergio Rodrigo (@SRodrigoteleSUR) April 23, 2017 the process normally in France, where more than 47 million voters are called to the polls on Sunday. To the 17 H 00 local time the French Ministry of the Interior informed on the progress of participation.
Polling places in that country opened its doors to the local 08 H 00 time and close to the 20 H 00 localtime. From that time the first results will be issued via the official website of the French Government.
> France at the future of the European Union in some unpublished presidential issue this latest report does not include the results so far of the citizens and facilities in overseas territories of France.
The French elect their representative among 11 presidential candidates who seek the best results this Sunday and placed in the first two positions which will be held in the ballot.