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Sri Lanka to hold presidential election on November 16

The official notification of the election would be published later on Wednesday, Election Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya said.

Sri Lanka to hold presidential election on November 16

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka will hold its presidential election on November 16, while nominations for the contest will be closed by October 7, the head of the South Asian island nation`s election body told Reuters on Wednesday.

The official notification of the election would be published later on Wednesday, Election Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya said.