Sri Lanka ex-President Rajapaksa nominated from Kurunegala
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s ex-President Mahinda Rajapaksa has been nominated for upcoming polls from the Kurunegala district, along with opposition heavyweight Anura Yapa.
Nominations are made at district level and the elections office will later assign numbers.
Key ruling party officials including Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe contests from Colombo.
UNP General Secretary Kabir Hashim has also been nominated from the Kegalle district.