Revilla, Binay and JV in 12th spot battle royale

Sen. JV Ejercito. (DWWW 774 image)

The battle for the 12th and last slot in the senatorial race remained close among Ramon “Bong” Revilla at No. 11 with 14,005,543 votes, No. 12 reelectionist Sen. Nancy Binay with 13,999,959 votes and reelectionist Sen. Joseph Victor Ejercito at No. 13 with 13,751,411 votes.

The figures are based on partial and unofficial results culled from the Comelec Transparency Server which already received 93.76 percent total election returns processed.

So far, the votes counted in were 45,145,826 out of the 63,662,481 registered voters.

The latest count was released at 8:42 a.m.

Not one candidate from the opposition Otso Diretso was anywhere near the winning circle.