Dec 13, 2019

Waruna to replace Ranjith in parliament Featured

Waruna Priyantha Liyanage’s name has been gazette to fill the parliamentary seat left vacant by the demise of UPFA Member of Parliament Ranjith De Zoysa.

This was revealed in the gazette notification signed by three Election Commission members.                                           

Waruna Liyanage contested the 2015 general election under the UPFA and obtained the highest number of preferential votes from among the candidates who did not obtain a seat in parliament.

The relevant gazette notification is shown below.