Thursday, March 17, 2011
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The first Local Government Elections Result of the Local Government Poll conducted today was released short while ago.The result of the Weligama Urban Council in the District of Matara (Southern Province) was out and according to the result the Governing United Peoples Freedom Alliance(UPFA) has received 7246 votes with 7 of the Urban Council seats and the Main Opposition the United National Party(UNP) secured 3622 votes with 3 seats.
According to the Elections Secretariat The voting in majority of the poll stations had been peaceful except of few minor incidents of violence .
A 54 year old female had been arrested by the prison authorities whilst attempting to carrry 2 grammes and 130 mili grammes of Heroin wi...