Thursday, 03 April 2014 - 13:09
4 UPFA defeated provincial councillors prepare to go before the Supreme Court.
Four UPFA former Southern Provincial Councilors who contested PC election this time and lost their seats are getting ready to file a fundamental complaining that an injustice has occurred during preferential vote counting.
Among the proposed fundamental petitioners are Sisira Kumara Rathna who obtained 19 thousand 448 preferential votes to secure the 15th place, G. Deneththi who obtained18 thousand 486 preferential votes to secure the 16th place, Lasantha Wijithakumara who obtained18 thousand 202 preferential votes to secure the 10th place and S.L. Jayaweera who obtained18 thousand 012 preferential from the Galle District.
UPFA former Provincial Councilor from the Galle District S.L. Jayaweera told our news team that he joined another three PC members and decided to go before the Supreme Court seeking justice.