A special discussion on the Uva polls today


A special discussion is scheduled to be held today between the elections commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya and additional election commissioners.


Deputy elections commissioner A.L. Ratnayake said Uva provincial council elections will be the topic of discussion at the meeting wich will be held at the elections secretariat this morning.


Meetings were held recently between the elections commissioner and political parties in order to address their problems regarding the Uva polls.


These problems will also be taken up for discussion at today’s meeting.


Special attention will be paid to using government officials for election propaganda activities and displaying banners and cut-outs.


Meanwhile the PAFFEREL organization made a special request to the residents of the Badulla and Monaragala districts.


The executive director of the organization Rohana Hettiarachchi requested the voters to obtain a temporarily identity card if they don’t have the necessary identity cards.