Oct 02, 2019

Special meeting between political parties & Election Commission

A special meeting is scheduled to take place between the representatives of political parties and the Election Commission officials this afternoon.

When inquired an Election Commission official said that the meeting is schedyuled to take place at 4.00 pm today.

He said special focus would be placed on the election laws during this meeting.

Deposits could be made between 8.30 am – 12.00 noon on Sunday

Meanwhile, it is reported that so far 17 candidates have made their deposits for the Presidential Election.

According to Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya, of them 9 candidates are from recognised political parties.

He said that deposits could be made until Sunday (October 06) from 8.30 am to 12.00 noon.

He also noted that accepting nominations would take place on Monday, October 07th.