Elections Commission chairman talks about presidential poll

Mahinda Deshapriya - Elections Commissioner of Sri Lanka

A presidential election will be held between the 9th of November to 9th of December, says the Chairman of the Elections Commission Mahinda Deshapriya.

Participating in a television programme he stated that President, Prime Minister and Speaker have been informed of this.

He further stated that if the presidential poll will be postponed due to the Easter Sunday attack its a more severe crime than attacking people.