Preference results of the Badulla District have also been released.
Nimal Siripala de Silva polled the highest preferences from the Freedom Alliance in the Badulla district. It was 141,990.
Dilan Perera is second with 69,610.
Chamika Buddhadasa is third with 42,856 preference votes.
Uditha Lokubandara has secured the fourth place with 38,124 votes.
Rohana Pushpakumara with 36,080 and Thenuka Vidanagamage [...]