Shortcomings in the Provincial Councils Act to be rectified – NEC

Shortcomings in the Provincial Councils Act to be rectified – NEC

Shortcomings in the Provincial Councils Act to be rectified – NEC

Written by Azra Assan

18 Dec, 2020 | 9:48 am

COLOMBO(News1st): The National Elections Commission has instructed the Ministry of Local Government and Provincial Councils to immediately rectify shortcomings in the Provincial Councils Act.

Due to these shortcomings, many problems have arisen in re-appointing members to fill the positions, Chairman of the Election Commission Attorney-at-Law Nimal Punchihewa stated.

The commission had met yesterday and had held in-depth discussions on the matter, he further added.

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