Sri Lanka Election Results

Sri Lanka Election Results.

Many Police Divisions are Under Curfew in Sri Lanka to control Corona Spreading.
6:47 AM 11/22/2020

So far 83 people had been died in Sri Lanka due to Covid-19 and related body complications and most of them are elderly people including men and women. The full curfew imposed in Colombo is lifted except in some areas while some police areas are included in the restricted areas. Already 36 people are dead due to Covid-19 related deaths in Sri Lanka. All the People in Sri Lanka are now using Face masks to protect against this Corona Virus infection.

A full curfew is imposed on Western Province from 00:00 midnight  on 30th October 2020 till 05:00 am on 2nd November 2020 has been extended up to 05:00 AM 9th November 2020. This is to make people to stay in homes to prevent the spreading of Corona Virus in the Colombo District. People staying in the Western Province were requested to stay at their places. Also they were advised not to travel to other provinces. All the religious activities and gatherings are to be stopped during this curfew period. Police in civics will be put on duty to catch those curfew violators in these places. Meanwhile some villages under curfew in the Kalutara District are relaxed from the curfew.

Canned Fish Price Slashed. 3:29 PM 10/14/2020

Sri Lanka Government which is focusing on 20th Amendment also had looked in to the hardship of the people. They had lifted import tax on dhal, canned fish, Big Onions and sugar with effect from midnight yesterday. Now a tin of large canned fish can be bought for Rs.200/-, while a kilogram of big onion is priced at Rs.100/-. One kilogram of sugar had been priced at Rs.85/-. And the consumers whoever purchase other essential items for over Rs.500 from a Sathosa can buy a kilogram of dhal for Rs.150/-. Also people are offered coconuts at reasonable price from Sathosa outlets. Supply of coconuts in the Colombo District were carried out by the Coconut Development Authority.

Sworn in Ceremony LIVE

  • Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa, Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna’s (SLPP) leader, will sworn in as Prime Minister of the Ninth Parliament on August 9, 2020 at the Kelaniya Raja Maha Viharea.
  • President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, today announced the names of 28 ministries and 40 state ministries of his new government.

Final Results.

Party  Votes          Percentage  Seats  National Seats Total

SLPP   6,853,690        59.09%            128                  17           145

SJB      2,771,980        23.90%            47                    07            54

JJB      445,954           3.84%              02                    01             03

ITAK 327,168             2.82%              09                    01              10

AITC   67,766             0.58%              01                    00              01

EPDP  61,464             0.53%              02                    00              01

TMVP 67,692             0.58%              01                    00              01

UNP    249,435           2.15%              00                    01              01

General election will be held on 05th August 2020. Further more there are 196 MPs will be selected through the ballots. Nearly 7,452 candidates are standing under party symbols and as Independent group candidates. Further 29 MPs will be provided under the National List depending on the party or group’s received votes.

Note: 2020 General Election was opened on the morning of 5th August for voting and was concluded in the same day evening. In addition, in this 9th Parliament Election nearly 71% of the voters did voted their votes. The election was a peaceful one except for small incidents. Read more.

Sri Lanka Election Results 2020.

Ballot boxes were opened in the morning of 06th August 2020 and the results were released in the evening on the same day. Total results and preferential votes counting were released on 7th August Evening 2020. The Election Commissioner only will have the authority to announce the confirmed election results.

In conclusion, TV Stations, Radio Stations will broadcast special programs to announce the results LIVE. Mean while Newspaper websites will update their pages with Election Results and Breaking News reports. In the TV’s there used to be Announcers will provide Special analyzing of the current and previous election results.

TV Stations That will Telecast Election Results.

Rupavahini (With Channel Eye, Nethra TV, and NTV)
ART TV
TV Derana
ETV
Hiru TV
ITN,
Vasantham TV
Channel One MTV,
Shakthi TV,
Sirasa TV)
Swarnavahini
TNL

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Additionally, popular Radio Stations that used to announce the election results as breaking News.
Derana FM, Hiru FM and Sooriyan FM. Mean while, people used to register for SMS breaking News programs to find the election results through their mobile phones and Smartphones. More over, a service charge will apply for these kind of services. On the other hand party websites and social media too used to announce the election results in Sri Lanka.

In Addition, International media publishers like BBC, CNN, Sun TV and Aljaseera used to cover the Sri Lanka General election and used to publish the election results as soon as possible.

Further more, the official election results is now available here.
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