Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka Election Commissioner promises legal action against illegal election propaganda
Sat, Aug 30, 2014, 11:46 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 30, Colombo: The Election Department has commenced dismantling and removing illegal campaign offices in the Uva Province.

Commissioner of Elections Mahinda Deshapriya said that the officials of the Department, with the assistance of the police, are working towards dismantling unauthorized campaign offices of political parties before the September 20th election.

Meanwhile, the removal of illegal propaganda offices in the areas between Moneragala and Wellawaya took place on Thursday.

The Elections Commissioner noted that even though such offices were removed earlier, some political parties tend to reconstruct such offices. He said legal action will be taken against such repeating violators.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
No decision to remove history subject from school curriculum, education authority stresses
-- [25 minutes ago]
Around Sri Lanka on one tank, Mercedes-Benz VITO beats the odds
-- [1 hour and 45 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka local government polls on February 10, EC announces
-- [2 hours ago]
Malaysia and Sri Lanka leaders agree to enhance cooperation in many fields
-- [3 hours ago]
Only a vote for UNP can strengthen local governments - PM
-- [3 hours ago]
Chinese national working on highway plunges to death in Sri Lanka
Employees of Sri Lanka power sector to strike indefinitely if demands not met
Accepting nominations for remaining 248 local government bodies begin today
Moody's publishes FAQ on Sri Lanka's fiscal reforms, exposure to liquidity and external vulnerability risks
Special island wide police operation nabs over 1800 persons, seizes illegal liquor, drugs

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.