Netherlands' PVV wins election with 37 seats in parliament

# 23 November 2023 11:56 (UTC +04:00)

The Netherlands' PVV (Party for Freedom) has convincingly won the 2023 parliamentary election, standing at 37 seats with 94 percent of the votes counted, APA reports citing NL Times.

About 2.3 million people voted for the far-right party on Wednesday. Geert Wilders’ party is doing better than the VVD did in 2021 and 2017 when 2.2 million people voted for the party. In 2012, Rutte’s party received slightly more votes at 2.5 million.

GroenLinks-PvdA became the second-largest party on Wednesday with 1.57 million votes, followed closely by the VVD with almost 1.53 million votes. NSC also attracted over a million voters. Pieter Omtzigt’s party got almost 1.3 million votes.