9,95,612 from East eligible to vote in SL presidential election
[TamilNet, Friday, 04 December 2009, 08:44 GMT]
9,95,612 registered voters in the eastern province are eligible to
cast their votes at the presidential election that is scheduled to
be held on January 26.
District-wise breakdown was provided by the Election Department as 2,41,133 persons in Trincomalee district, 4,20,835 in Ampaa'rai district and 3,33,644 from
The breakdown of the voters according to electoral-districts follows:
Trincomalee electoral district: 86,685 (Trincomalee),
85,401 (Moothoor) and 69,047 (Seruvila).
Batticaloa electoral district: 97,537 (Kalkudaa), 80,972 (Paddiruppu) and
Ampaa'rai electoral district: 1,37,779 (Poththuvil), 66.135 (Kalmunai),
71,442 (Chammaanthu'rai) and 1, 45,479 (Ampaa'rai).