Congress of the People Political Leader Prakash Ramadhar says the result of the poll has vindicated him.
Preliminary results showed that Mr. Ramadhar won with 1,474 votes.
His closest competitor Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan received 1,028 votes.
Lincoln Douglas trailed with 162 votes and Rufus Foster who dropped out of the race and then threw his support behind Mrs. Seepersad-Bachan received 4 votes.
A total of 18,000 voters were registered to vote in the elections.
Mr. Ramadhar said contrary to statements made on the platform there is room for everyone in the party.
Re-elected Congress of the People Leader, Prakash Ramadhar