Marking of postal votes in view of the Presidential election extended by 6 hours.


Additional Elections Commissioner U. Amaradasa stated that an extra time period has been allocated to cast postal votes for the Presidential election.


He further said that the government workers can visit respective District election offices and cast their postal votes between 8.30 am to 2.45 pm tomorrow.


The Additional Elections Commissioner also said that the extra time period has been allocated following the complaints received by the teachers engaged in Ordinary level paper marking, saying that they have missed the opportunity to cast their postal votes.