SLPP wins Elpitiya comprehensively

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The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) won all 17 wards of the Elpitiya Pradeshiya Saba securing the election victory. The party garnered 23,372 votes and won 17 seats.

The United National Party (UNP) has secured 10,113 votes with seven seats while the United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) has secured 5,273 votes with three seats. 

The JVP has secured 2,435 votes with two seats.

A total of 53,384 voters in Elpitiya used their franchise to elect 28 members to the Elpitiya Pradeshiya Saba at 47 polling stations today from 7.00 am to 4.00 pm.


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  • abc Friday, 11 October 2019 10:37 PM


    Belindra Weerasinghe Friday, 11 October 2019 10:46 PM

    All 70% ? ..... with a leterecy rate of more than 95%, a country can't be that bad my man

    Amila pathmakumara Friday, 11 October 2019 11:29 PM

    Try to absorb it my friend

    Susil Friday, 11 October 2019 11:45 PM

    You mean .... you as slaves of West or LTTE

    XYZ Friday, 11 October 2019 11:54 PM

    Very bad loser. Shame!!

    Palitha Wewalage Friday, 11 October 2019 11:55 PM

    Are you son of Hitler

    Eranga Withana Saturday, 12 October 2019 12:03 AM

    Seems you are the slave!! Please respect the majority's preference in Elpitiya.

    Samson Friday, 11 October 2019 10:37 PM

    Good performance

    das Friday, 11 October 2019 10:45 PM

    23,372 10,113 5,273 2,435=41,193 But the total number voted is 53, 384. Where is the rest? 12,191 votes unaccounted for

    jayantha pathberiya Friday, 11 October 2019 10:46 PM

    This will be the results all over the country. The people are simply fed up of the crooked UNP.

    Jason Saturday, 12 October 2019 09:34 AM

    Funny thing is SLPP and UNP both are full of crooked members

    Thilin Friday, 11 October 2019 10:48 PM

    This is what going to happen in the presidential election too

    D Perera Friday, 11 October 2019 10:53 PM

    Nice, things are going the right direction !!!

    Toiyya Friday, 11 October 2019 11:05 PM

    Victory for baiyyas

    DHA Friday, 11 October 2019 11:05 PM

    Well done good show !!!

    observer Friday, 11 October 2019 11:14 PM

    MR got more than this in 2015 and still lost. Presidential Election 2015 Bentara-Elpitiya Electorate Mahinda Rajapaksa - 42015 (59.08%) Maithripala Sirisena - 28287 (39.78%)

    modern man Friday, 11 October 2019 11:30 PM

    Buffalo territory

    Nelum Friday, 11 October 2019 11:41 PM

    Slaves we Srilankan never ever can't ahead All the main two party voters are Slaves!!! Sad news 20 th Century Slaves.

    Bakaladasa Friday, 11 October 2019 11:43 PM

    Comprehensively? Where’s the “comprehesivity” ? They got only 56% vs UNPs’ 24%,, I turned propohottu recently - but disappointed !

    Jehan Saturday, 12 October 2019 12:04 AM

    Now elpitiya people are going to be labeled as corrupt, slaves, cows, etc. On 17th all sri lankans will be labeled as corrupt, slavish and idiotic. That is how disconnected UNP is.

    SRIKIT GUNAWARDANA Saturday, 12 October 2019 12:05 AM

    Not a loss for UNP. 50,000 voter strength? one rep per 1,000 persons? It is a loss for JVP though.

    Andrew Silva Saturday, 12 October 2019 06:23 AM

    It's up to the people to save them selfs or end up in hell. Good luck Sri Lanka.

    Venom Saturday, 12 October 2019 06:39 AM

    But then Elpitiya was always always a Buffalo area like someone above mentioned- buffaloes with five horns!!!

    Dee Saturday, 12 October 2019 06:56 AM

    Congratulations for winning the elections in the 'Democratic socialist Republic of Elpitiya'.

    Manu Saturday, 12 October 2019 07:24 AM

    RW shut your boasting mouth now at least. People are going to send the UNPers on retirement soon. Get ready for it. Rob some more money and bank.

    upali jayasekera Saturday, 12 October 2019 07:35 AM


    Sammy Saturday, 12 October 2019 07:36 AM

    Mr Observer, Mahindas 59% was SLPP SLFP. Now SLPP SLFP is almost 70% there. UNP was 40% in that election. Now they are down to 24%. You didnt observe that?

    Sumi Saturday, 12 October 2019 08:27 AM

    @ Bakaladasa. Comprehensiveness is when UNP is now down to 24% in Elpitiya from their 40% in last presidential election, and SLPP SLFP is now almost 70% from last time 59% what MR got. Congratulations for being on the the right side now.

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