District result: Major win for Gota in Ratnapura
Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa won in the Ratnapura District, securing 59.93% of the votes, while Sajith Premadasa, National Democratic Front (NDF) presidential candidate, secured over 35%.
- Gotabaya Rajapaksa – 448,044 (59.93%)
- Sajith Premadasa – 264,503 (35.38%)
- Anura Kumara Dissanayake – 18,887 (2.53%)