8 JVP members were attacked in Monaragala; 2 hospitalised


8 JVP members were attacked at two places while they were engaged in Uva Provincial Council election propaganda activities this morning.


Two of them were admitted to Moneragala hospital after the two incidents this morning at Maduraketiya and Sirigala areas.


Meanwhile Election Monitoring Unit of the Election Secretariat has received 174 complaints and 116 out of them are from Moneragala district.


At the same time, Paffrel Organization’s Executive Director Rohana Hetti Arachchi said that 10 days ahead of the Uva Provincial Council polls, election related violence is on the increase again.