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General Election 2020 to be postponed – Mahinda Deshapriya

Local News: The Election Commission (EC) has decided to postpone the 2020 general election, scheduled for next month. Holding a special media briefing this afternoon (19) at the Election Commission, its chairman, Mahinda Deshapriya, said the April 25 general election would not take place.

The Election Commission took this decision considering the country’s prevailing situation due to the threats raised by the outbreak of coronavirus(Covid-19).