Over 12 million voters in Kurunegala district
Over 1,248,000 voters from the Kurunegala district are eligible to
vote at the forthcoming Presidential elections on January 08, 2015. When
compared to the last NWP Provincial Council elections, about 16,340 new
voters have qualified to vote at Presidential elections 2015.
Over 920 polling stations would be set up in the Kurunegala District
and 72,000 applications have been received for postal voting. More than
5,000 police personnel would be deployed in the Kurunegala and Puttalam
districts of the NWP during the election campaign, said the Kurunegala
District Secretary H.M.P. Hitisekara at a meeting held recently.