The Department of Elections states that the Gazette notification containing the roll list of candidates elected during Saturdays polls would be delayed.
The Gazette notification which was scheduled to be issued this midnight has been delayed due to candidates failing to declare their asserts.
Meanwhile the TNA states that it has requested for security from the Elections Commissioner for its members who were elected for the East during Saturday's polls.
Expressing his views to our news team TNA Parliamentarian
Suresh Premachandran noted that the Elections Commissioner had assured to the parties request.
However against this backdrop Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya stated that it was the police who were entrusted with considering such requests.