Presidential election propaganda ends at midnight today.


President chairs 4 final rallies; Common candidate at 7 rallies.



The Elections Commission announced that Campaigning for the Presidential election will draw to a close at 12 midnight today.


All campaigning for the Presidential election to be held on January 08th should draw to a close 48 hours before the election.


Accordingly, the Elections Commissioner, issuing a statement, points out that campaigning for the election should end at 12 midnight today.


The statement said that all arrangements are in place for the conduct of a free and fair poll.


Meanwhile, four main final people’s rallies will be held today with the participation of President Mahinda Rajapaksa.


The Presidential Media Division said that these people’s rallies had been organized to be held at Debarawaewa in Tissamahaaraama, Ambalangoda, Matugama and Kaesbawa.


Seven final people’s rallies with common candidate Maitripala’s participation have been organized for today.


These will be at Kahawatta, Aembilipitiya, Devinuwara, Galle, Kalutara, Katubaedda and Maradana.