SC halts P’ruppu, Maritime Pattu election


The Election Secretariat states that necessary arrangements have been already made to hold the Pradeshiya Sabha elections of the Puthukkudiyiruppu and the Maritime pattu of the Mullaitivu District.

Additional Election Commissioner R.M.A. L. Rathnayake said that issuing of ballot boxes to 95 polling stations have already been completed this morning.

72 candidates are contesting for 9 seats of the Puthukkudiyiruppu Pradeshiya Sabha while 90 candidates are contesting for 11 seats in the Maritime pattu Pradeshiya Sabha.