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Tense situ at Dickoya UC, lots drawn to select Chair


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A tense situation prevailed during the drawing of lots to elect the Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Hatton-Dickoya Urban Council today. Police officers were deployed to bring the situation under control.

The Central Province Co-operative Commissioner Menaka Herath drew lots to select the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman of the council because both factions in the council consisted of eight members each. (Ranjith Rajapaksa)

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  • Udda Monday, 26 March 2018 05:35 PM

    Half the people in this country depend on politics for their living.

    WOW Monday, 26 March 2018 05:46 PM

    WOW, I am proud our sri lankan politicians, see how they are fighting to offer their service to public. So heart warming situation. They are so patriotic to the country and public.

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