Mar 19, 2020

Nominations under 'flag' rejected?

Nominations given under the 'Ape jan Bala' Party (flag) have been rejected over technical reasons.

Accordingly, the party's nominations made for the districts of Colombo, Moneragala and Kurunegala districts have been rejected and this includes the nominations of the party leader - Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thera.

Also Ven. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thera, Ven. Akmeemana Dayarathana Thera, Ven. Madille Pannaloka Thera, Ven. Ananda Sagara Thera, Gamini Thilakasiri and Prasanna Solangaarachchi are said to be among those who lost their chance to contest at the upcoming election.

Meanwhile, it is learnt that Jeewan Kumaratunga who signed the nomination papers yesterday has withdrawn his nomination.