Janasetha Peramuna petitions Supreme Court over rejection of nomination list

The Janasetha Peramuna Party yesterday filed a writ application, in the Supreme Court, against the rejection of their nomination papers, to contest the Pradeshiya Sabha poll at Welikanda Polonnaruwa.

The rejection had been on the grounds that adequate number of female candidates not being on their nomination list.

Among the petitioners are the leader of the party, the venerable Battaramulla Seelarathne Thera and a few others.

The petitioners had requested the court to set aside the unreasonable hasty decision taken by the returning officer.

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