Sunday, 30 March 2014 - 12:57
UNP wins Galle, Colombo West, Colombo East, Colombo North, Central Colombo and Borella electorates
Results of the Southern Provinces as well as those of Gampaha and Kalutara have been released by now.
The UPFA emerged victorious in 10 electorates in the Colombo district while the UNP managed to win 5 electorates in the Colombo district.
UPFA won the electorates namely Dehiwala, Ratmalana, Kolonnawa, Kotte, Kaduwela, Awissawella, Homagama, Maharagama, Kesbewa and Moratuwa
The UNP won the electorates namely Colombo North, Colombo Central, Borella, Colombo East and Colombo West.
The Democratic Party was able to surpass the JVP and take the 3rd place in Kalutara, Gampaha and Galle Districts.
Meanwhile, the UPFA won the postal votes in the Colombo district after having obtained 8 thousand 175 with a percentage of 61.23 while the UNP came in second with 2 thousand 221.
The Democratic Party came 3rd in Colombo Postal votes with 1 thousand 470.