11 independent political groups have placed their cash deposits for the upcoming provincial polls slated to be held in the North Central, Sabaragamuwa & Eastern provinces.
According to an Additional Spokesperson of the Ampara Election bureau
05 independent groups have already placed their cash deposits in lieu of the upcoming local government polls in the Eastern province.
Meanwhile 03 more independent groups have placed their cash deposits at the
Batticaloa & Trincomalee additional election secretariats.
Moreover, it is reported that no independent groups have placed cash deposits in the North Central & Sabaragamuwa provinces.
Nominations for the three provincial councils which were dissolved recently will be accepted from tomorrow onwards while the deadline for accepting nominations will conclude at 12 noon on the 19th of July.
Independent political groups are permitted to place their cash deposits until 12 noon on the 18th of this month.