Jan 20, 2018

All women list creates election history! Featured

A candidate list where only women candidates are contesting has been presented for the Kanthale Pradeshiya Sabha in the Trincomalee district.

This group headed by Arulanandan Jeravadhini is contesting as an independent group for the Pradeshiya Sabhas in Kantale.

There are 13 candidates contesting the election with 11 others included in the additional list.

This group consists of females belonging to all races, Sinhala, Tamil and Muslim, while this is the first time in history that an all women group has contested an election.