Opposition parties lead in Lithuanian poll: partial results

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 28, 2012 4:04 PM

VILNIUS (Reuters) - Two opposition centre-left parties were on track in Lithuania's election on Sunday to be in pole position to form a new ruling coalition, partial results showed.

The Social Democratic and Labour parties have benefited from voter anger at years of austerity under Prime Minister Andrius Kubilius.

(Reporting by Patrick Lannin; Editing by Ralph Gowling)