Elections commissioner rules out any direct intervention to SLC's official election

Monday, 15 April 2013 - 19:29



Office bearers for Sri Lanka Cricket will be elected through secret ballot voting in its Annual General Meeting tomorrow.


The Department of Elections has been requested by Sri Lanka Cricket to assist it in the conduct of the election.


The secret ballot, de Silva said, would be in accordance with the amendments to the Sports Act.


Jayantha Dharmadasa is set to become the next SLC president, after the executive committee rejected all three original candidates, and named him the sole nominee for the position.


Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya however stated that they would only provide advice and assistance in the SLC election and will not directly intervene.