Jun 01, 2019

President remains calm despite Election Commissioner’s excitement! Featured

President Maithripala Sirisena had said that he is not in a hurry to take a decision on running for presidency until the rest of the presidential hopefuls have made their decisions. He said this at an interview during his tour to India.

President Sirisena had said that the Elections Commission had issued notice that the Presidential election would be held on December 07th.

December 07 or 15 favourable- Elections Commissioner says

Meanwhile, participating in an interview at a private television channel, the Chairman of the Elections Commission Mahinda Deshapriya said the Presidential elections would definitely be held sometime between November 09 to December 09th.

He further stated that the earliest date that the Presidential election could be held is November 15, while the latest date is December 07th.

He stated that if the presidential election is to be delayed based on the terror attacks, that is a worse crime than the attacks itself.

Lucky Seven

Meanwhile, according to political sources, the Presidential Election is most likely to be held on December 07th as it is considered to be a lucky day for many political leaders.