Nomination papers of 93 institutions taking part in the upcoming local government elections will be published today, November 27, according to the National Elections Commission.
The Elections Commission will be accepting nomination papers from December 11 – 14.
According to the Additional Elections Commissioner, Saman Rathnakayake all nominees must ensure a a surety deposit prior to contending.
Meanwhile, The Ministry of Provincial and Local Government says that the gazette notifications that were subjected to to amendments have neared its amendment process.
The gazette notifications will be re-issued following the directions of the Attorney General, said Ministry Secretary, Kamal Padmasiri.