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Ethnic Tamils wait in line to cast their votes at a polling station during the first provincial polls in 25 years in Jaffna today-Reuters

In Jaffna

Voting In Matale pix by Mahesh Keerthiratne

Voting in Mannar pix by Romesh Madushanka

Voting in Dambulla pix by Kanchana Ariyadasa

Voting in Kandy pix by Shane Senaviratne

Voting in Jaffna pix by Prasanna Pradeep

Voting in Pookkulama Pix by Hiran Priyankara Jayasinghe

  Comments - 10

  • CHANDRAPALA Saturday, 21 September 2013 08:09 AM

    They seem to have many hopes. But it completely depend on the procedure in which the election was conducted. Only God know.

    Jagath Leanage Saturday, 21 September 2013 08:54 AM

    Yes we all vote with many hopes and hoping prosperity to citizens but what we can see is, these politicians get prospered once they get power.

    Hk Saturday, 21 September 2013 08:57 AM

    Poor suffers people for years and years may this election bring back joy and happiness and and healthy life !

    zavahir Saturday, 21 September 2013 09:00 AM

    TNA appointed good CM candidate for peace. Govt. have to show the democracy in peace election & negotiation for every thing.

    MagodisThuma Saturday, 21 September 2013 10:18 AM

    Where are Ethnic Sinhalese lived in Jaffna ?

    Citizen Saturday, 21 September 2013 10:28 AM

    Is this election held in the south? Looks like most of the sign boards are in Sinhalese!!

    mewan Saturday, 21 September 2013 10:57 AM

    Check your eyes.

    Marikkar Saturday, 21 September 2013 11:30 AM

    Pictures show the people's commitment to the cause of democracy.

    Das Saturday, 21 September 2013 11:36 AM

    Counting manipulations must be prevented by monitors.
    Violence by the army has not scared away voters.

    Shaik Anwar Ahamath Saturday, 21 September 2013 11:43 AM

    How are you so sure that all the people in the queue were ethnic Tamils? I am sure Jaffna comprises of many races.

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