UNP gets most number of votes in Matale

The United National Party (UNP) got the most number of votes in the Matale District and secured 3 seats while the United People's Freedom...

Kalutara goes to the UPFA at Parliament polls

The United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) has got the most number of votes in the Kalutara District. The UPFA has got 338,801 votes (48.56%) and...

UPFA tops votes in the Anuradhapura District

The United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) has got the most number of votes in the Anuradhapura District. The UPFA has got 229,856 (48.35%) votes and secured...

UPFA gets most number of votes in Ratnapura

The United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) got the most number of votes in the Ratnapura District and secured 6 seats during the 2015 Parliamentary election. The UPFA...

UNP grabs the Badulla District with 5 seats

The United National Party (UNP) has won the most number of seats in the Badulla District in the Uva Province at the 2015 Parliamentary...

Galle goes blue as the UPFA gets 6 seats

The United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) has got 6 seats in the Galle District at the Parliamentary election as opposed to 4 by the...

UNP takes the Trincomalee District at the polls

The United National Party (UNP) has secured the most number of votes in the Trincomalee District, according to the final district results released by...

ITAK sweeps Jaffna District and secures 5 seats

The Illangai Thamil Arasu Katchi (ITAK) won 69.12 % of the votes in the Jaffna district at the 2015 Parliamentary election and secured 5...

UNP takes Pollonaruwa with over 50% of votes

The United National Party (UNP) got the most number of votes in the Pollonaruwa District and secured 3 seats. The UNP got 118,845 votes (50.26%) while...

UPFA tops votes in the Matara District

The United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) has secured the most number of seats in the Matara District at the 2015 Parliamentary election. The UPFA got 250,...

UPFA gets most seats in Hambantota District

The United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) secured the most number of seats in the Hambantota District at the 2015 Parliamentary election. The UPFA got 4...

First result goes in favour of the UPFA

The first result in the 2015 Parliamentary election went in favour of the United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA). The UPFA got the most number of...

Local election monitors note polls peaceful, fair

Local election monitors said the Parliamentary election held today was the most peaceful and fair in the recent history of the country. Rohana Hettiarchchie, Executive...

Elections Commissioner happy with polls conduct

Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said that he was happy with the manner in which the Parliamentary election was conducted today. Speaking to reporters at a media...

Polls end peacefully, over 70% turnout in most places

The 2015 Parliamentary election ended peacefully today with over 70% turnout recorded in most places and the counting of postal votes has now begun. The...

Mahinda is confident of win at key election

Former President Mahinda Rajapakse remained confident of securing victory at the Parliamentary elections held today. Mahinda Rajapakse was scheduled to cast his vote at 7.15am but...

Issues over ink used to mark fingers of voters

Election monitors had received a number of reports related to the ink used to mark fingers of voters. There were complaints of the ink...

Ranil hails “free and fair” Parliamentary election

United National Party (UNP) leader Ranil Wikremesinghe today hailed the conduct of a "free and fair" Parliamentary election. "For the first time we are having...

Sobitha thero calls for peaceful end to polls

The Chairman of the National Movement for a Just Society, the Venerable Maduluwawe Sobitha Thero, today called on the public to ensure a peaceful...

Lanka urged to protect voters, party supporters

Authorities in Sri Lanka should ensure that voters have safe and secure access to the polls to vote in parliamentary elections on August 17,...