PAFFEREL says that the Election Commissioner has decided to set up a
special unit for receiving Batticaloa District Election complaints
till end of Provincial Council election.
PAFFEREL Executive Director Rohana Hettiarachchi said that this
decision was taken yesterday after two Election Department
representatives visited Batticaloa and studied the situation there.
At the meeting held recently with the participation of political party2
secretaries, Party Secretaries had drawn the Election Commissioner's
attention for providing the opportunity for carrying out election
activities in the Eastern Province.
Similarly PAFFEREL too had lodged a complaint to the Election
Commissioner that there were armed gangs in the Eastern Province.
PAFFEREL Executive Director Rohana Hettiarachchi explaining further
about the decision taken by the Election Commissioner had this to say: