GFK poll shows Peru presidency virtually tied before Sunday vote

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Posted: Jun 03, 2016 12:32 AM

LIMA (Reuters) - Peruvian presidential candidates Keiko Fujimori and Pedro Pablo Kuczynski are virtually tied ahead of Sunday's election, according to a GFK poll seen by Reuters late on Thursday.

Fujimori won 50.3 percent of valid votes in a mock voting exercise conducted on Wednesday and Thursday, compared to Kuczynski's 49.7 percent. The survey had a 2.3 point margin of error, up or down.

(Reporting by Mitra Taj, Marco Aquino and Teresa Cespedes; Writing by Caroline Stauffer; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)