Preferential Numbers released


General Election Preferential numbers of candidates of all districts except Jaffna have been released by now.

Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya told our news team that action would also be taken to issue the preferential numbers of Jaffna District candidates before 12 noon today.

6,151 candidates are contesting at the upcoming general election.

Speaking to our news team Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said that it is forbidden for candidates to display cut-outs or banners in public places.