Three polls possible in the next three months – Mahinda Deshapriya
chair of the election commission Mr. Mahinda Deshapriya said that if a parliamentary general election or provincial election is held before the scheduled presidential election , they could be ended 25 days before the presidential election. The Election Commissioner said that if dates are to be fixed o call nomination for the both parliamentary and provincial elections, by July 31 one election could be held within 50 days and both can be completed within 100 days. accordingly, he said that there will be three election withing three months.
In accordance with the registration of certified voters in 2019, coming elections will be held. further he said that there is no change of the decision to resign from his post , if the presidential election is not held in this year.