June 2 Local Elections Voter TurnoutUpdated: 2010-06-02 00:00:00 (KST)
Voting is underway at polling stations around Korea on this Wednesday to elect candidates in the country's fifth local elections.
Polls opened at 6 a.m. and are due to close in two hours at 6 p.m.
Well then, let's take at look at the voter turnout so far.
According to the National Election Commission as of 4 p.m the voter turnout reached 44.2 percent of eligible voters numbering 38.8 million.
Voters are electing nearly 4-thousand officials for the posts of mayor, governor, local councilor and education chief who will take office for the next four years.
Arirang News will be bringing you all the latest updates in our regular bulletins so please stay tuned.
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