Zoi Konstantopoulou is the new President of the Hellenic Parliament

zoiSYRIZA MP Zoi Konstantopoulou, who was officially nominated yesterday by her party, broke the record for most votes ever received by a candidate for the specific post in today’s vote.

With 235 votes she was elected as President of the Hellienic Parliament. Mrs. Zoi Konstantopoulou.

A total of 298 MPs voted. According to the count, 61 deputies voted white”, and there were two spoiled ballots.

MP Nikos Dendias was absent due to food poisoning.

Also absent was the General Secretary of Golden Dawn, Mr. Nikos Michaloliakos.