Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya states that Government Employees are now eligible to apply for postal voting for the upcoming local government polls.
Speaking further he noted that since the issuance of the gazette notification
announcing the dissolution of the three provincial councils, government servants are eligible to apply for postal voting.
This year's elections are being hosted under the 2011 voters name list.
The Elections Commissioner noted that employees are able to apply for postal voting through their respective departmental heads.
The deadline to apply for postal voting will conclude on the 19th of July.