Apr 04, 2017

JVP, wealthiest political party in SL

The Campaign for Free & Fair Election (CaFFE) notes that the wealthiest political party in Sri Lanka is the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna.

In a media release, CaFFE says that according to the financial reports provided to the Elections Department by 06 political parties, the income of the JVP at Dec. 21, 2015 is Rs. 87,196,322.

The CaFFE says that these financial reports reveal that the finances of local political parties are not being conducted in a transparent manner.

These details were obtained from the Elections Department under the provisions of the RTI Act and released to the public by international organisations.