Dates for Presidential elections confirmed by Elections Commissioner

Chairman of the Elections Commission, Mahinda Deshapriya says the Presidential elections would be held between November 9 and December 9.

Deshapriya stated that postponing elections is far more disastrous than a terrorist attack.

The Elections Commissioner further noted that President Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Speaker of the House, Karu Jayasuriya had been made aware of the scheduled procedure by the Elections Commission.