Elections Secretariat reveals number of postal vote applications received

Elections Secretariat reveals number of postal vote applications received

Elections Secretariat reveals number of postal vote applications received

Written by Staff Writer

09 Dec, 2014 | 8:01 am

The Elections Secretariat points out that they have received over 600,000 applications for casting of postal votes for the upcoming presidential election.

Additional Elections Commissioner U. Amaradasa said that they will be able to announce the exact number of persons who have been qualified to cast postal votes within the course of the day.

Registering of postal votes will take place on December 12, while issuing of postal ballot papers will commence from December 15. Casting of postal votes will take place on December 23 and 24.

Meanwhile, the Additional Elections Commissioner said necessary steps are being taken to announce the names of those who are qualified to contest for the presidential election, via a gazette notification.

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