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SLPP and UPFA jointly achieve 69 percent of the votes in Elpitiya local government council

PoliticalOct 11, 2019
SLPP and UPFA jointly achieve 69 percent of the votes in Elpitiya local government council
Joint opposition of SLPP & UPFA able to achieve the highest % of votes (69%) at Elpitiya LG while UNP fell to 25% from 31% which they able to achieve in the 2011 election. JVP too increased their voter based to 6% from 3%

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