The census of Government officers and vehicles relevant to the upcoming presidential election has begun by now.
Reports say that Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshpriya through a circular informed all State and Provincial secretaries, department heads, provincial Governors’ secretaries and all corporation and Statutory Body heads to hold this census.
A large number of officers and vehicles are required for the presidential election held on January 8th.
This census is conducted in view of this requirement.
In the mean time while the handing over of deposits relevant to the presidential election began last forenoon, only one party handed over its deposit yesterday.