DISTRICT RESULT: Sajith secures big win in Jaffna
National Democratic Front (NDF) candidate Sajith Premadasa secured the majority votes in Jaffna polling division in Jaffna District.
- Sajith Preamadasa- 20,792
- Gotabaya Rajapaksa- 1,617
- Ariyawansha Dissanayake- 288
Premadasa thereby secured a massive victory in the Jaffna District securing more than 280,000 votes more than second place Gotabaya Rajapaksa of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP).
- Sajith Premadasa – 312,722
- Gotabaya Rajapaksa – 23,261
- Ariyawansa Dissanayake – 6,790