Rosy Senanayake Files Election Petition Requesting Recount Of Preferential Votes

Former Minister Rosy Senanayake filed an Election Petition with the Supreme Court, requesting the court to order a recount of Colombo District Preferential Votes at the August 17 General Election.

Senanayake has named several respondents including the Elections Commissioner in her petition.

Senanayake came 12th in the UNP preferential list in Colombo District. Only 11 UNP candidates entered the Parliament.

The case was fixed to be resumed on November 30.

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