The nomination papers filed by the UPFA for all 16 local bodies in Jaffna were rejected. Also, the UPFA nominations for the Nuwara-Eliya Pradeshiya Sabha and Lindula-Talawakele Urban council were rejected.
The Nuwara-Eliya and Lindula-Talawakele local bodies are the political base of the Ceylon Workers Congress of Minister Arumugam Thondaman who fielded candidates under the UPFA this time.
Comments - 27
Punchi Putha Thursday, 27 January 2011 02:53 PM
May be the work of a third party?
Tarzan Thursday, 27 January 2011 03:19 PM
Could be an international conspiracy!
Shehan20 Thursday, 27 January 2011 04:17 PM
UNP all the way , this time in Nuwara Eliya District
natha Thursday, 27 January 2011 04:19 PM
how do they rule the PS
lankaputha Thursday, 27 January 2011 10:30 AM
Why? think that is the important news.
Dee Thursday, 27 January 2011 10:34 AM
Was it opposition Sabotage??
Sadun Thursday, 27 January 2011 10:36 AM
Yapanaye therim bara niladariyata deviyangema pihitayi arakshawayi, Nuwara eliye nam echcharama prashnayak wena ekak neha, thondata eelaga para unp eken illanna puluwan hinda.
Labby Thursday, 27 January 2011 10:37 AM
ho ho hoo, so they get a taste of their own medicine do they ?
Zufar Thursday, 27 January 2011 10:53 AM
Can they submit nominations again?
Geek Thursday, 27 January 2011 10:56 AM
Well i Love it.. but it wan't last for long..
karuna Thursday, 27 January 2011 11:05 AM
these 2 pradeshiya sabhas will be dissolved and fresh elections will be called! any bets???
robinson Thursday, 27 January 2011 11:06 AM
Why UPFA could not comply with election rules. The person who finalized should take the responsibility. That person is so irresponsible, and should be dealt with.
N.B.M.Arachchi Thursday, 27 January 2011 11:12 AM
I fear those officials who rejected the nomination papers would become traitors or conspirators against the democratic rpublic of SL.