• #163, Kirulapone Avenue, Colombo 05, Sri Lanka
  • +94 112 51 5759


All PC polls to be held on same day

Rajitha senarathna 2017 picThe government is planning to hold all the provincial council elections on the same day.


The reason for this is to reduce costs and also make the minimum disruption to the development work that is being done at present said Health Minister, Co Cabinet Spokesman Dr. Rajitha Senaratna.

He made these comments at the weekly cabinet press briefing held at the Parliament today (10th Aug.).

Most probably, the election will be held at the beginning of next year, said the minister.

The department assists media in a macro level in welfare, training, policy planning and accreditation, and providing easy access to Government news and information.