Mixed Electoral System is Certain - PM

Tuesday, 17 March 2015 - 8:18

A discussion was held among party leaders yesterday on formulating a new election system.

It is said that at this meeting lengthy discussion was held on formulating an election system suitable for the country sans the proportional representation system.

Several party leaders including President Maitripala Sirisena, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Opposition Leader Nimal Siripala de Silva participated in the occasion.

In addition the Election Commissioner and the Attorney General also participated in the relevant discussion.