Election Commissioner informs UPFA General Secretary to name new Chairmen for budget defeated LG bodies
Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya has sent a written request to UPFA General Secretary Susil Premajayantha to send the nominations of new Chairmen for the twice defeated local government institutions.
A media spokesman of Elections Secretariat said that they have given a period of 1 month to prepare the nominations for new chairmen.
Meanwhile the SLFP has decided to take disciplinary action against its members who voted against their budgets at several UPFA controlled local government institutions.
At the same time, Minister Maithripala Sirisena said that UPFA members who voted against the party budget will be sacked from present positions and only those who voted for the budgets will be given positions instead.