Thursday, 14 August 2014 - 8:25
Remove all posters & cut outs in UVA before 18th: Elections Commissioner notifies GA's-Video
Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya has notified district secretaries to remove illegal cut outs and posters in Badulla and Monaragala districts before the 18th.
The Election Secretariat states the Uva Provincial Council election will cost nearly 200 million rupees.
A Secretariat spokesman said this money is allocated to hire services of police, postal, government printer as well as to pay overtime to government servants on election duty.
Meanwhile police headquarters stated it has received 5 million rupees in order to remove cutouts, banners and posters that have been displayed illegally in the Uva Provincial Council limit.