Galle rejects four political parties

Thirteen recognised political parties and seven independent groups have filed nominations to contest the Galle district at the forthcoming parliamentary elections. Originally 17 political parties and 8 independent groups filed nominations of which the nominations of four political parties and one independent group were rejected due to shortcomings in the documents filed.

Nominations of the political parties Ruhunu Janatha Party,

Deshapremi Jathika Peramuna, Sri Lanka Workers Congress and Leftist Liberation Front were rejected

Among the candidates, nine were ex MPs while eleven were provincial councilors of the Southern Province.

A former MP Ven.Baddegama Samitha and sixteen women candidates including cinema actress Geetha Kumarasinghe were among the candidates.

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