Nov 15, 2019

Final rehearsal at polling centres this evening Featured

The counting of votes for the presidential election will commence after 5.30 pm and will take place at 1550 centres.

There are 371 counting centres for the counting of postal votes and the counting of votes at divisional level is scheduled to take place at 1179 centres.

At this presidential election around 15.92 million are scheduled to cast their vote.

According to the police, one person has been arrested with regard to election law violations during the silent period.

All election related propaganda activities are completely banned today (15).

During this election period the total number of arrests made pertaining to election law violations stands at 83.

The Police Media Division stated that among those arrested there are several local government politicians as well.

Meanwhile, the Election Commission has received 3821 complaints pertaining to the presidential election.