Paba in UPFA Gampaha list

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Sajin not even in independent group

 

Actress and former UPFA MP Upeksha Swarnamali has been granted nomination from the UPFA in the Gampaha District.

Earlier, it DM_20150714_A001-15was speculated that she would not be given nomination from the UPFA. Swarnamali who was better known as Paba, was elected to Parliament from Gampaha District from the UNP in 2010 obtaining 81, 350 preference votes and later she crossed over to the UPFA.


Sajin not even in independent group
Former UPFA MP Sajin Vass Gunawardane, who was not given nominations to contest from the UPFA, had also refrained from contesting as an independent candidate.

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It was earlier reported he would contest the election from an independent group. However, UPFA General Secretary Susil Premajayantha said they have decided not to field Mr. Gunawardane.

 
221 candidates representing 14 political parties and three independent groups had handed over their nominations to the Galle District Secretariat. The name of Mr. Gunawardane was not among the candidates.

 

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