Over 72% voter turnout was recorded at the Elpitiya Pradeshiya Sabha (PS) elections today.
Voting commenced at 7am this morning and ended at 4pm this evening.
Election monitors said that the election was held in a peaceful manner and voters showed interest in the election.
The election was to be held in February 2018 but was put on hold on a court order.
A court order was issued in August to hold the election and accordingly the Elections Commission made arrangements to hold the election today.