No female candidates from main political parties for Hambanthota.
None of the main 4 political parties have fielded female candidates from the Hambantota district for the Provincial Council election.
Our news team contacted officials of UPFA, UNP, JVP and Democratic Party to comment on the matter.
Representatives from all 4 parties said that there were no female names in the nomination lists.
Meanwhile the Election Secretariat announced that all 3 thousand 794 election candidates can collect his or her Preferential Number allocated for each candidate from the District Election Office on the 11th of this month.
The Election Secretariat has already informed the District Election Offices to arrange the candidates names according to the alphabetical order and send during today and tomorrow and send them to the Election Secretariat.