2019.05.27 10:00

Lithuanian President Grybauskaitė to meet with President-elect Nausėda

BNS 2019.05.27 10:00

Lithuania's outgoing President Dalia Grybauskaitė will on Monday meet with President-elect Gitanas Nausėda.

According to the presidential engagement schedule, the meeting will take place at 13:00.

Economist Nausėda, who ran for president as an independent candidate, on Sunday beat ex-Finance Minister Ingrida Šimonytė, nominated by the opposition conservative Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats, on Sunday, receiving 65.86 percent of votes. 32.86 percent voted for Šimonytė.

The new president will assume his position after his inauguration on July 12.