SLMC to contest alone and with govt.

SLMC to contest alone and with govt.

August 20, 2011   12:26 pm

The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress says it will contest five Municipal Councils, including the Colombo Municipal Council, alone while it will contest the remainder of Local Government bodies jointly with the government.

SLMC General Secretary, Hassan Ali stated that the party has decided to contest the upcoming LG election for Colombo, Kalmunai, Galle, Kandy and Negombo Municipal Councils alone.

For the remaining Local Government institutions the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress will join the ruling government party, he said.

Hassan Ali further revealed that the party has completed interviews to select candidates for the each LG body, while preparing of nominations will be completed by tomorrow (August 21).

Disclaimer: All the comments will be moderated by the AD editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or slanderous. Please avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment and avoid typing all capitalized comments. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by flagging them(mouse over a comment and click the flag icon on the right side). Do use these forums to voice your opinions and create healthy discourse.

Most Viewed Video Stories