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Sri Lanka voter lists opened for public scrutiny

Election Commission has announced that it would be posting its 2024 electoral roll for public viewing for revisions

April 10, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka allocates Rs10bn for presidential and general elections in 2024

Sri Lanka has to conduct presidential and general elections within Rs10bn allocated for them in 2024 budget

February 6, 2024 1 min read

Sri Lanka minister warns of emerging racism ahead of elections

Sri Lankan politicians have historically used racism to divide the country

November 24, 2023 3 min read

Sri Lanka allocates Rs 10 bn for elections: Minister

Although this provision was not formally presented in the budget proposals but has been factored into the estimates

November 22, 2023 1 min read

Sri Lanka Supreme Court clears Local Government poll hurdle; but uncertainty remains 

Analysts expect a defeat for the government's coalition partners in the up coming polls if held as scheduled.

February 10, 2023 2 min read
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Sri Lanka minister urges to delay LG polls until stability returns 

Says the state will have to bear 12.6 rupees for elections and maintain elected candidates

January 19, 2023 2 min read
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Sri Lanka parliament pass poll campaign finance bill amid opposition cry over LG poll delay 

Opposition sees the move as to delay the Local Government polls

January 19, 2023 3 min read

Sri Lanka poll monitors say new election spending bill should not delay LG polls 

Political analysts see possible defeat for UNP and SLPP, if LG polls held in March

January 18, 2023 2 min read
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No snap polls until Sri Lanka’s economic crisis is resolved – President

Opposition blames government of delaying elections due to unpopularity

Neshella Perera
November 23, 2022 3 min read

Sri Lanka has no decision to delay local polls, but "adjustments" needed - minister

Local polls should be held before end March, 2023

November 22, 2022 2 min read
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