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Tuesday, 11 February 2014 - 9:31
Video : UPDATE: Preferential Numbers issued
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Preferential numbers for the candidates contesting the Provincial Council elections scheduled for the 29th of March were issued today without any incident.

Kalutara District Receiving Officer Chandana Jayalal said that preferential numbers were issued to 550 candidates.

Gampaha District Receiving Officer J.J. Rathnasiri told our news team that his office issued numbers to 946 candidates while one thousand 247 candidates of the Colombo district received their preferential numbers today.

Matara District Secretary E.A.C. Vidanaga Arachchi said that his office issued numbers to 380 candidates while 450 candidates from Galle district received preferential numbers.

At the same time, 221 candidates from Hambantota district also received their preferential numbers this afternoon.



UPDATE: Tuesday, 11 February 2014 - 07:21 PM

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The issuing of preferential numbers begins

The issuing of preferential numbers to Provincial Council election candidates have already been started in several districts of both Provinces at this moment.

Preferential numbers have already been issued to all the candidates in the Gampaha district.

The issuing of preferential numbers to candidates in the Matara district has also started this morning.

Our correspondents said that the issuing of preferential numbers to candidates in Galle and Hambantota districts will begin in the afternoon.

Kalutara district receiving officer Chandana Jayalal told our news team that the issuing of preferential numbers will be started once the current meeting in the District Secretariat is over.

Tuesday, 11 February 2014 - 01:05 PM
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Preferential Numbers to be released today; Vehicle parades are prohibited


Police say that Provincial Council candidates only can enter the respective District Secretariats to obtain their preferential Numbers today.

Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that election candidates only can travel by vehicles near District Secretariats and neither vehicle parades nor party supporters are allowed to join candidates.

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