Aug 07, 2020

Jeevan becomes No. 01 in Nuwara Eliya

The preferential vote results for the Nuwara Eliya District have been released with Jeewan Thondaman, son of the late former Minister Aramugam Thondaman in the lead.

However, SLPP candidate - Prabhu Muralitharan, the brother of former cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan, was unable to secure a MP seat.

The candidates who qualified for the 09th Parliament from the district are as follows :

Sri Lanka People's Front 

Jeewan Thondaman - 109,155

C.B. Ratnayake - 70,871 

S.B. Dissanayake - 66,045 

M. Ramesh - 57,902 

Nimal Piyatissa - 51,225

Samagi Jana Balawegaya

Palani Digambaran - 83,392