Fresh date for postal voters
Postal voters who failed to cast their votes on the
due dates for the Sabaragamuwa, Eastern and North Central Provincial
Council elections could do so on September 6 before 2.00 p.m. Deputy
Commissioner, Elections M. Mohammed said. Postal voting was held on
August 27 and 28.
PC candidates asked to campaign peacefully
The Elections Department has asked the candidates
contesting the Sabaragamuwa, Eastern and North Central Provincial
Council elections to engage in propaganda campaigns peacefully,
according to Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya. He said the
propaganda activities will conclude on midnight Wednesday.
CPA conference will boost Sri Lanka’s image - Speaker
Scion of a famous political family in Giruwa and
Magam Pattu, down South, Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa learned his ABC in
politics from his father, D.A.Rajapaksa, one time Cabinet Minister in
the national legislature who never failed to identify himself with the
downtrodden peasantry of the Ruhuna.
University of Politics
Political parties intensify campaign
President Rajapaksa, prior to his departure to Iran
for the MAM Summit,toured several areas in the Polonnaruwa district on
Tuesday to personally look into the problems encountered by the farmer
community due to the current drought,