‘Low voter turnout, no major incidents’
Polling in all three provinces is taking place smoothly without any interruptions or any major incidents, Deputy Election Commissioner R.M.A.L Ratnayake said.
Meanwhile, Provincial Elections offices released voter turn-out figures as of 12 noon a short while ago.
The figures are as follows: Batticaloa – 20%, Ampara – 30%, Trincomalee – 20%, Anuradhapura – 25%, Polonnaruwa 35%, Rathnapura – 25%, Kegalle – 23%.
Election monitoring body PAFFREL said that 37 complaints of violations of election laws have been reported so far from all three provinces.(Lakna Paranamanna)