Sun, 01 Aug 2021 Today's Paper

Special traffic, security plan near the EC Office tomorrow

6 October 2019 03:30 pm - 0     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

A special traffic and security plan would be implemented in the vicinity of the Elections Commission in Rajagiriya tomorrow as the handing of nomination papers for the forthcoming presidential election will be held, Police Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekera said.

He said that nearly 2,000 police and STF personnel would be deployed for security and traffic duties.

The special traffic plan will be implemented from 6.00 a.m.

“Over 1,200 policemen would be deployed for security and search duties while more than 500 traffic police officers will be on duty to implement the traffic plan in addition to the STF personnel and intelligence unit officers,” he said.

He said vehicle parades, in-person demonstrations and the display of cutouts and banners were prohibited in the vicinity of the Elections Commission premises.

He said all party supporters arriving at the Elections Commission Office would be subjected to body searches.

"All illegal activities would be monitored and legal action will be taken against irrespective their position," SP Gunasekera said.

Meanwhile, the police had advised motorist to use alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion.

They said all heavy vehicles except commuter buses will have to use alternative routes due to the special traffic plan. (Darshana Sanjeewa Balasuriya)

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

  Comments - 0

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

 


Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment


Ugly sporting truths Sport scholarships thrive in culture of corruption

Sadly the cohort of perpetrators include egotistical leaders, coaches and eve

JR Jayewardene and the July 1983 Anti-Tamil Violence

July 24, 1983 was the day on which a destructive spree of anti-Tamil violence

“Medamulana Dynasty”: Four Sons and Three Grandsons of Don Alvin Rajapaksa

Basil Rohana Rajapaksa was sworn in as Finance minister in the Government of

Site survey near Akasa Chaitya: Is it the end of Yala?

The Yala National Park has been at the receiving end of human disturbances fr



See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.