Asian Election observers faulted both private and State Media organisations for favouring their chosen candidates during the elections and suggested they should self-regulate themselves.
Newly elected President Gotabaya Rajapaksa is inviting the minority communities to join him for the betterment of the country.
UNP MP Harin Fernando has quit his Ministerial posts as well as all officwes he holds with the party after the rubbing the party got today at the Presidential poll.
Sri Lankans will know who their next President will be by 6pm tomorrow, the Chairman of the National Elections Commission Mahinda Deshapriya says.
Non-Cabinet Minister Sujeewa Senasinghe said today that a US court has referred to presidential hopeful GOtabaya Rajapaksa as being a dual citizen.
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) yesterday (11) called on the Elections Commission (EC) to take appropriate action against the politicians using the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) helicopters for transport to and from campaign rallies.
Religions for Responsible Governance, a multireligious body, urged the public today to act wisely and responsibly during the upcoming presidential election.
Dr. Harsha De Silva yesterday (10) apologised for the alleged mudslinging incident against SLPP presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa.
The National People’s Movement (NPM) presidential candidate MP Anura Kumara Dissanayake said that his party will not let the controversial Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreement be signed unless the section on ‘land reforms’ will be removed.
Preisdential hopeful Anura Kumara Dissanayake said today that under his presidency, state and private sectors will coexist and contribute equally to growth.