This is the last election for which public money is spent to stop illegal propaganda; says Election Commissioner
The Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya says new laws will be introduced soon to claim the bills from political candidates and their parties which are spent to clear their illegal political propaganda during elections.
He stated this during a meeting held on election media guidelines awareness program at the Human Rights Commission today.
He also expressed his views about distributing material goods among voters during elections.
Meanwhile, receiving nominations for the general election 2015 began today.
Janasetha Peramuna has handed over nominations from several districts, and 23 independent groups have also deposited bonds today.