Interviews are being held to nominate candidates of the SLFP for the forth coming local government elections.
The SLFP said although the applicants have been informed in writing, there has been a delay in the letters reaching them due to the inclement weather. The SLFP in a release said that the interviews are being held from today till the 18th of this month at the party headquarters and the Mahaweli Centre. The interviews for the former Local Government Members in the Kegalle District are being held at the Party Headquarters from 9.00 a.m today. For the new applicants the interviews were due to commence at 1.00 p.m. For the new applicants from Colombo the interviews are being held at the Mahaweli Centre today. The interviews for the former members of the Local Government Institutions in Puttalam will be at 9.00 a.m. tomorrow at the Party headquarters. For the new applications the interviews will begin at 12.00 noon. For the members of the Badulla District Local Government Institutions, the interviews are to be held from 9.00 a.m. tomorrow at the Mahaweli Centre. For the former Local Government Members of the Kurunegala District the interviews will be held at 9.00 a.m. at the Mahaweli Centre tomorrow.