The Elections Secretariat stated that a discussion will be held with political party secretaries on the 24th of this month regarding the forthcoming provincial council elections for the Western and Southern Provinces.
Attention will be drawn towards calling in nominations.
Also relevant district secretaries have also been called to Colombo on the 26th.
The Elections Secretariat also stated that applications for postal voting in view of the forthcoming provincial council elections in the Western and Southern Provinces shall commence on the 20th of this month and will go on till the 7th of February.
Meanwhile, nominations for the elections will be accepted from the 30th of January till the 6th of February.
The election will be held as per the 2013 voter registry.