Thursday, 28 August 2014 - 8:20
Barricades in the night in Monaragala district
The elections commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya says that he has instructed the police to establish barricades on the main roads in Monaragala at night and inspect all vehicles excluding public transport buses.
Expressing his views to us, the elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said that this decision was made, taking into consideration the election complaints received from the Monaragala district.
Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that following the requests made by the elections commissioner the activities to protect the election laws in the Monaragala district, has been broadened.