30,000 observes for election duty


More than 30 thousand local and foreign observers are participating in the monitoring of the general election held today.

These comprise four local and five foreign monitoring organizations.

The European Union, the Commonwealth Election Monitoring Union, Asian Election Monitoring Network, FEMPOSA and Independent foreign observers participate in election monitoring as independent foreign observers.

PAFFEREL that joins the election monitoring as local observers says that its observers have been deployed in all locations island-wide.

PAFFEREL executive Director Rohana Hettiarachchi requests the voters to cast their votes in a peaceful manner.