Wednesday, 07 January 2015 - 13:05
Police to check VIP vehicles during election period to ensure security.
The Police Headquarters has issued instructions to the officers manning road barriers to thoroughly check all vehicles driven under VIP label.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that vehicles running under fake VIP labels will be siezed accordingly.
He said, in addition, police have been instructed to draw strict attention to vehicles driven without number plates, unregistered vehicles driven under temporary numbers and vehicles running with illegible number plates.
Meanwhile, election observers have positioned their officers to monitor the presidential election to be held tomorrow.
Paffrel Executive Director Rohana Hetti Arachchi further explained about positioning his officials at polling stations throughout the country.