The Local Government Institutions will resume their duties on the 31st of this month.
Deputy Minister Indika Bandaranayake has said that all Local Government Institutions where the election was held on the 17th will start functioning from the 31st of this month. He said that the Chairmen and Mayors will be elected within this week. The term of the Local Government Institutions was to be ended during March 2010. Due to the Presidential and Parliamentary Elections the term was extended by one year.