Elections Declared for 93 Local Bodies – Mahinda Deshapriya


Nominations for 93 Local Government bodies with no legal obstacles, would be called by Election Commission, chairman of EC Mahinda Deshapriya announced.
The commission has decided to call nominations to be submitted 14 days after November 27. The Chairman of the commission Mahinda Deshapriya said that Returning Officers of 93 LG bodies, which are not affected by the delimitation gazette issue, will call for nominations from November 27. The decision was taken when the Commission convened today to decide on the forthcoming Local Government election.
A petition has been filed at court seeking the cancelling of the gazette notification issued by the Minister of Provincial Councils and Local Government on delimitation.