MOSCOW, March 23. /TASS/. Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov has promised to additionally inform about the date of inauguration of the President following a six-year term.
“We will make a further announcement on this matter, don’t get ahead of ourselves,” said Sands, answering the question of journalists – when there will be the inauguration.
The current head of state Vladimir Putin was elected for another presidential term, won the election with the result 76,69% of the votes; second place went to the candidate from the Communist party Pavel Grudinin, he of 11.77%. These are the results of the elections contained in the CEC draft resolution to be adopted at the Commission meeting on Friday.
According to the law, the President-elect shall take office upon the expiration of six years from the date of inauguration of the head of state, elected in the previous elections. In 2012, the inauguration of Vladimir Putin took place on 7 may.