A new minister of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania – Mrs. Rita Tamašunienė appointed


2019 08 21


Today Mrs. Rita Tamašunienė has been appointed as a new minister of the Interior.

Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis congratulated the new Minister and wished her to seek effective results, constructive collaboration and make the most favorable work conditions for employees in the Ministry.  

Mrs. Tamašunienė noted the importance of home affairs area and emphasized that implementation of the tasks of Government’s program should be continued.

“Today we are united by one purpose – we chose the way of serving the State. It is meaningful that I became a Minister of the Interior in the eve of 30th anniversary of Baltic Way”, – said Mrs. Tamašunienė.

A 45-year-old Mrs. Tamašunienė has a significant work experience in politics and management. She has been a member of the Parliament since 2012.