Leave European Union takes lead in UK referendum

Newsroom24x7 Staff

referendum UKLondon: The “Leave European Union” vote took a lead as the world waited by 5.30 am (London time) this morning for the result of the historic referendum on whether or not Britain should leave the EU.

Referendum on Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?

85.3% Reporting Votes
 
Remain a member of the European Union 48.4% (1,32,68,066 votes)
Leave the European Union  51.6% (1,41,59,480 votes)