Ajith Mannapperuma to be gazetted as MP

2021-04-08 at 13:28

Chairman of the Election Commission Nimal Punchihewa says Ajith Mannapperuma’s name, who is next in line to be elected from the Gampaha District to Parliament having contested from the Samagi Jana Balawegaya, will be gazetted today to fill the vacant seat in Parliament.

The SJB obtained four seats from the Gampaha District at the August 5th 2020 General Election.

With the seat of Ranjan Ramanayake falling vacant, Ajith Mannapperuma who came in fifth place from the district, will be eligible to take oath for the vacant seat.

Mannapperuma obtained 47,212 votes at the General Election.