Situation during the first 24 hours after the election peaceful: A statement from monitoring organisations and police.
Election monitoring groups and police say that a peaceful condition prevailed during the first 24 hours after the end of the provincial council election.
However PAFFEREL says information has been received about parades of winning candidates.
PAFFEREL Executive Director Rohana Hettiarachchi requests that on such occasions they behave in a manner that does inconvenience the people.
Police says that further monitoring is being carried out with regard to election regulation violations.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana expressing his views about this stated as follows.