Aug 29, Colombo: An all-party operation room to handle all the election matters for the upcoming third phase of local government elections in Sri Lanka will be opened today.
The operation room will comprise senior officers of the Election Secretariat, representatives of all political parties that are contesting the election, police officers and the election monitors.
Deputy Election Commissioner W.G. Sumanasiri told media that the complaints regarding the election could be forwarded to this all party operation room.
The aim of the all-party operation room is to investigate the complaints received by it immediately, inform the measures taken to the complainer and inform about the complaints to the political party representatives.
Telephone hotline for the all-party operation room is to be publicized this week, the official says.