All set for polls
All arrangements are in place for a free and fair
election today to elect members to 234 Local Government bodies which
will have 3,036 elected members, the Elections Commissionerís
Department said. Those eligible to vote are requested to exercise
their franchise at polling stations from 7 am to 4 pm today.
Minister writes to Polls Chief:
CaFFE plot bared
Public Relations and Public Affairs Minister Dr
Mervyn Silva said, information has been received that Campaign for
Free and Fair Elections (CaFFE) organization is conspiring to
undermine the UPFA victory in the Local Government polls.