A total of 12 people were collecting the signatures of voters to be able to proceed to the presidential race.

Gintautas Kniukšta, Arūnas Rimkus and Valdas Tutkus failed to submit at least 20,000 signatures as required by the legislation and dropped out of the race. Meanwhile, Aurelijus Veryga had the necessary backing, but decided to withdraw from the election.

Lithuania will hold the presidential election on 12 May.

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