7358 candidates vie for 196 seats
Feb 27, 2010 11:03:33 AM - itnnews.lk
Nominations have closed and candidates have now taken to campaigning. There are 7358 in the fray.
24 Political parties and 310 Independent groups are vying for 196 seats in the Seventh Parliament. Returning Officers announced the candidates in the fray after the one hour period granted to raise objections immediately after the nominations closed last afternoon. [...]