Local News: The NEC has decided to formulate a set of guidelines to promote the conduct of the forthcoming Parliamentary Election with the help of health authorities.
Further, the Channa P de Silva Commission’s Acting Director of Research and Planning said discussions are under way to compile and release a manual.
He said the process is likely to take a significant amount of time adding that consultations with all stakeholders are underway.
Meanwhile, attorney general Dappula de Livera yesterday urged the Election Commission to follow the protocol laid down by law while conducting the Parliamentary Election for 2020.
The Attorney General’s Media Unit said the order was released upon a request from the Election Commission concerning the conduct of the General Election.