Two candidates will be fighting for the presidential post, politician Igor Dodon, leader of the Party of Socialists (more than 47.98% of votes in the first round) and the right wing candidate Maia Sandu, leader of Action and Solidarity party (around 38.71% of votes).
Polling stations will be working from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. local time.
In the second round of presidential elections there is no compulsory turnout, while the candidate who wins a majority of votes is a winner. The President is elected for four years.
Head of the State will be elected by popular vote for the first time in the last 20 years - president was elected by the Parliament before.