EC to meet on Monday to set election date

Wednesday, 3 June 2020

The Election Commission of Sri Lanka is set to hold a special meeting on Monday (June 08), the Chairman of the Commission said.

The meeting of the Commission members will decide on the date for the General Election 2020 to be held on.

Meanwhile, the health guidelines pertaining to holding the election were handed over to the Chairman of the Election Commission

Health guidelines pertaining to holding the General Election 2020 have been handed over to the Chairman of the Election Commission Mahinda Deshapriya. Minister of Health Pavithra Wanniarachchi stated this addressing the National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO) today (03).

The guidelines include instructions on carrying out postal voting, election campaign rallies, canvassing, voting on the day of the election and ballot paper counting for holding the General Election while ensuring hygienic safety.