PROVINCIAL COUNCIL ELECTIONS – 2008
Final Results

EASTERN PROVINCE


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POLITICAL PARTY/ INDEPENDENT GROUP VOTES OBTAINED PERCENTAGE SEATS
UNITED PEOPLE'S FREEDOM ALLIANCE 308,886 52.21 *20
UNITED NATIONAL PARTY 250,732 42.38 15
PEOPLE'S LIBERATION FRONT 9,390 1.59 1
TAMIZH DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL ALLIANCE 7,714 1.30 1
EELAM PEOPLE'S DEMOCRATIC PARTY 5,418 0.92  
UNITED SOCIALIST PARTY 2,548 0.43  
EELAVAR DEMOCRATIC FRONT 2,275 0.38  
UNITED NATIONAL ALLIANCE 579 0.10  
PEOPLE'S FRONT OF LIBERATION TIGERS 383 0.06  
AKILA ILANKAI TAMIL UNITED FRONT 378 0.06  
NAWA SIHALA URUMAYA 312 0.05  
JATHIKA SANGWARDHENA PERAMUNA 189 0.03  
SINHALAYE MAHASAMMATHA BHOOMIPUTRA PAKSHAYA 109 0.02  
MUSLIM LIBERATION FRONT 39 0.01  
SRI LANKA NATIONAL FRONT 30 0.01  
SRI LANKA PROGRESSIVE FRONT 26 0.00  
RUHUNU JANATHA PARTY 14 0.00  
THE LIBERAL PARTY 3 0.00  


Valid Votes 591,676 91.53
Rejected Votes 54,780 8.47
Total Polled 646,456 65.78
Regis. Electors 982,721  

 

* Includes 2 bonus seats under Section 61A(2) of the Provincial Council Elections Act No 2 of 1988

# Total votes received by all Independent Groups 2,633

 



 
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