No election campaign after midnight today

Mahinda Deshapriya

All campaigning in connection with the forthcoming Presidential election will draw to a close at 12 midnight today (05) and all arrangements are in place for the conduct of a free and fair poll, the Election Commissioner announced.

All campaigning for the Presidential election to be held on 08 Jan. should draw to a close 48-hours before the election.

Accordingly, the campaigning for the election should end at 12 midnight today (05).

Nineteen candidates including 17 accepted parties and 2 independent candidates have made deposits for the Presidential election.

(Ada Derana)