The final results are not in as yet but preliminary counts saw Mr. Ramadhar take the lead.
First to congratulate the victor is Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar.
In a release the Prime Minister stated that today’s democratic exercise has consolidated the belief in standing together and providing a strong, compassionate leadership that listens.
She added that she trusts that the COP will now put aside any differences that may have come about during the campaign.
The Prime Minister also congratulated Dr.Lincoln Douglas and Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan, on their participation and work in strengthening their party’s institutions.”