UPDATE 4:15 PM Igor Dodon, the candidate of the Communists for the city hall chair leads by 52.62% followed by incumbent mayor with 43.10% after counting 60% of the votes, the latest results released by the Central Electoral Committee read. Dodon increased its advance compared to the previous results announced earlier this morning. Chisinau has in its care 35 villages: 1 municipality with 5 districts, 6 cities that include 2 villages and 14 villages. According to the Central Electoral Committee the turnout in most villages was over 25% so elections can be validated.