Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to

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
Sri Lankan President meets Canadian, Australian leaders at CHOGM
-- [33 minutes ago]
Murdered businessman's father retracts statement made in support of convicted DIG
-- [1 hour and 23 minutes ago]
Higher Education Minister ready to discuss undergraduates' grievances
-- [1 hour and 47 minutes ago]
Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka calls for immediate release of detainees held for a long time
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President to leave for Paris to attend Climate Change summit
-- [3 hours ago]
UK steps up reconciliation and human rights support for Sri Lanka
-- [3 hours ago]
Indian Army Chief to discuss upgrading Sri Lanka's defense equipment during visit
CID records statement from Minister Rajitha Senaratne on Avant Garde Chairman's claims
Sri Lanka's power authority earns over Rs. 38 million through raids on power pirates
Sri Lanka to introduce a new Education Act in January

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of, 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, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.