The National Elections Commission (EC) says nominations for the 25th April Parliamentary elections will not be accepted tomorrow (Monday).
The dates to accept nominations had been fixed as 12-19 March.
However, since tomorrow (Monday) has been declared as a special holiday the Elections Commission said that nominations will not be accepted tomorrow.
Monday, March 16 had been declared a special holiday to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
The Government had said that Monday has been declared a Public, Mercantile and Bank holiday.
Accordingly all Government and private institutions in Sri Lanka are expected to be closed on Monday. (Colombo Gazette)