HRCSL establishes unit to probe human rights violations during polls

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) has established a unit to investigate allegations of Human Rights violations by Government officials in the context of the 2019 Presidential Election.

HRCSL said the complaints can be lodged via the 24-hour hotline, 1996.

If the complaint is lodged in writing it can be sent to the following address;

Unit Head

Election Complaints Unit

Human Rights commission of Sri Lanka

No. 14, R. A. de Mel Mawatha, Colombo 04.

Or by fax 011- 2505574 or email to