Refrain from using children for Election promotional campaign - EC | Daily News

Refrain from using children for Election promotional campaign - EC

The National Election Commission (NEC) urged all candidates to refrain from using children for promotional campaigns during the election period.

Commissioner-General of Elections Saman Sri Ratnayake issuing a statement said that several election monitoring groups had raised concerns over incidents of using children for election propaganda.

The NEC, while warning against the use of children in election related activities, said that it would have a negative impact on the children’s future.


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