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Last updateMon, 19 Feb 2018 1pm

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Over 5,500 monitoring officials have been deployed for election monitoring activities.

Executive Director of the PAFFREL Organization Rohana Hettiarachchi says over 5,500 monitoring officials have been deployed for election monitoring activities. 250 mobile monitoring teams have also been deployed. Meanwhile, Executive Director of the CAFE Ranjith Keerthi Thennakoon requests voters to leave the polling booth as soon as possible after casting their vote.

Deputy General Manager of the Ceylon Transport Board T.H.R.T Chandrasiri says more CTB busses have been deployed in rural areas to facilitate transportation in view of the polls. Additional General Manager of Sri Lanka Railways Wijaya Samarasinghe states that all trains will run as usual today.