Apr 18, 2010 8:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Re-polling in the annulled polling divisions in Nawalapitiya and Trincomalee will take place tomorrow in accordance with the decision taken by Elections Commissioner Dayananda Dissanayake. Dissanayake has reportedly told election monitors that he would announce even the re-poll annulled if there were any incidents of election law violations . The re-poll of the General election will be held in 37 polling centres in Nawalapitiya and one centre in Trincomalee electorate where there had been incidents of serious election related violations.
Lawyers of Sri Lanka Nidahas Neethignna Sanvidhanaya (Lawyers’ Association) yesterday said a special legal division has been set up at the Sri Lanka Freedom Party headquarters to monitor the poll with the participation of the Elections Commissioner and his department and the Inspector General of Police.