The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna has lost the power of the Tissamaharama Pradeshiya Sabha.
Hitherto the JVP enjoyed the power of this local body. The United People’s Freedom Alloiance polling 14,523 votes secured the power of this Local Council winning seven seats. The UNP managed to obtain three seats, while the JVP was able to win only two seats. The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna did not secure the power of any local body for which polls were held yesterday.