Sunday, 30 March 2014 - 9:06
UPFA wins all 3 districts in the Southern Province - PC Poll 2014
The UPFA won all the districts in the Southern Province namely Galle, Matara and Hambantota.
The UNP managed to secure victory only in one electorate, that of Galle.
The UPFA in total obtained 699 thousand 408 and in comparison to 2009, this is a decrease of 104 thousand 663 votes.
The UNP obtained 310 thousand 431 votes this time which is an increase of 13 thousand 231 in comparison to the previous PC polls.
The JVP has also increased its voter base by 36 thousand 653, thus securing 109 thousand 032.
The Democratic Party which contested the election for the first time obtained 75 thousand 532 votes.