Outlet La Republica polled 3,200 online users, 60.7 percent of whom said that the Together Peru candidate was the debate's winner.
Her closest rival was Alberto Beingolea from the Popular Christian Party, with 23.8 percent of positive opinions. The other four candidates did not reach more than 6 percent of preference.
America TV surveyed over 193,000 people, 34.2 percent of whom voted for Mendoza. She was followed by the National Victory candidate George Forsyth who gained almost 43,000 positive votes.
Peru's seen twice as many deaths during the pandemic, w ~120K suspected/confirmed from Covid (3750/million). hundreds still die daily in an uncontrolled 2nd��, many w/out oxygen or ventilators. but it only has enuf vaccines for <2% of the population. that's it, that's the tweet https://t.co/OAfUbm8OVl