Election related complaints rise to 330

Saturday, 07 September 2013 - 8:24


The Elections Secretariat says that 330 complaints have been received so far with regard to the forthcoming provincial council elections.


A senior spokesperson at the complaints unit stated that the highest number of complaints had been received from the Kurunegala district where 90 complaints including 10 incidents of violence had been reported.


As a Province, the Central Province records the highest number of complaints with the figure standing at 139.


Meanwhile, Executive Director of PAFFEREL Rohana Hettiarachchi stated that 309 complaints had been received by them as well.