Counting of Postal votes commence; First result before 10 PM

Saturday, 21 September 2013 - 19:16



Voters cast their votes at 3 thousand 712 polling stations today and the transporting of ballot boxes to counting centres have been completed in some areas.

Counting of postal votes have already commenced while Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya stated that he first Postal Vote result can be announced before 10PM.

Counting of votes cast in the Kilinochchi district in the Northern province will be held at 8 counting centres, while votes of the Vavunia district will be counted at 10 centers.

Kandy district Deputy Assistant Elections Commissioner M K S S Ratnayaka stated that counting of votes should commence at around 8PM.

Election Results will be released from the Government information department and Gold FM will bring to you election results as and when they are released live from the Government information department.