Polling card bags found in Puttalam after election will be opened today.

Friday, 04 October 2013 - 8:18


The polling card bags found after the North Western Provincial Council election at Puttalam’s St. Andrew’s Mahaa Vidyaalaya are scheduled to be opened at the Puttalam District Court today.


These bags recovered on 24th September will thus be opened for computing the number of polling cards contained in these bags.


Puttalam Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake issuing an order yesterday said that the 12 candidates, who had signed at the time of sealing of the bags, should participate in the occasion without fail.


Similarly the Magistrate has said in his order that Puttalam Police Investigation Officers and officials who had been engaged in election duties should also participate in the occasion.

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