The United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) has secured a victory in the Local Government polls by winning 45 out of the 65 local government bodies.
Meanwhile the Ilankai Tamil Arasu Katchi (ITAK) has won 18 and the Tamil United Liberation Front (TULF) has won 2 local government bodies. However, the United National Party (UNP) and the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) have failed to win a single local government body.
Along with the previous LG polls held in the other parts of the island, with the conclusion of yesterday’s LG polls the ruling UPFA is in control of 250 Local Government Institutions in the country out of 335 Institutions.
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