Hirunews Logo
Badulla+District+to+lose+3+provincial+council+seats.
Wednesday, 02 July 2014 - 19:33
Badulla District to lose 3 provincial council seats.
65

Shares
7,847

Views
Three seats that are currently under the Badulla district will be moved to the Moneragala district during the Uva Provincial Council election this year.

Deputy Election Commissioner M.M. Mohammad said 18 seats were allocated for the Badulla district while 14 seats were allocated for the Moneragala district under the 2013 voter registration list.

The Badulla district was allocated 21 seats while 11 seats were allocated for the Moneragala district in the last Provincial Council election held in 2009.

The Number of seats per district is decided on the land area and the population density of the corresponding district and the Moneragala district has been given three more seats as its population density has increased during the last several years.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Heavy snow across the globe
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 9:29
Many countries are experiencing heavy snow, foreign media states. The temperature in England, Scotland, North Ireland and Wales has hit minus 10 degrees... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
214 Views
654 Views
2,225 Views
1,497 Views
9,516 Views
44,282 Views
Top