Eighty four complaints have been lodged with the police in relation to election law violations, Police spokesperson SSP Jaliya Senaratne said today (06).
Mr. Senaratna also said that 120 persons including 2 candidates have been arrested by the police.
Out of the 84 complaints 72 are regarding violation of election rules and 22 are regarding other types of violations.
The Commissioner General of the Election Commission Mr. Saman Sri Rathnayake was not able to comment on the Matter. A spokesperson for the Election Commission, said that details regarding election violations can only be given tomorrow.