8 arrested for violating election laws in Poonarin and Kurunagala


The police arrested two persons who were distributing TNA handbills in front of the Nalloor School in Pooneryn while postal voting was taking place yesterday.

Meanwhile the police media spokesman’s office said that while four persons and  a woman who had  been distributing UNP handbills inside the Kurunegala North Western Provincial council complex yesterday were  arrested, they were  enlarged on bail after being produced before the Kurunegala Magistrate court.