The Election Secretariat notes that it hopes to obtain the services of around 35,000 state sector employees on behalf of the upcoming provincial polls.
Additional Elections Commissioner R.M.L. Rathnayeke speaking to our news team stated that the preparation work in this regard had already been completed.
Meanwhile officials from the Election Secretariat have already commenced observation activities in the 3 provinces in which elections are due to be held.
A special team comprising of officials from the Election Secretariat were dispatched yesterday to Anuradhapura.
According to the Additional Elections Secretariat, the team which engaged in election monitoring activities in the Kegalle District yesterday were headed for Trincomalee today.