Dec 18, 2017

Mini election on February 10

The Chairman of the Election Commission Mahinda Deshapriya said today (18) that the Local Government elections will be held on February 10.

He made this statement at a media briefing held in Colombo, stating that the date was selected from among four proposed dates 7,8,10 or 12.

 He noted that the Gazette notification regarding the date of the LG elections will be issued on December 26.

Deshapriya said that all members of the Election Commission had unanimously agreed on the selected date.