Election Commission ready to hold presidential polls

All arrangements are in place to hold the presidential polls, said Election Commission chairman R.M.A.L. Ratnayake.

He has told ‘Sunday Lankadeepa’ that the election should take place towards the end of this year as per the constitution.

Rs. 10,000 million had already been allotted for the election, he said, adding that more funds could be obtained as required.

The Commission is presently in the processing of purchasing material required for the election.