The nomination period for April’s General Election ended at noon today(2009/2/26).
The Commissioner of Election had to introduce 20 new symbols for the upcoming general election due to 44 independent groups contesting from Ampara District. Accordingly, a special gazette has been issued by the Commissioner of Elections announcing the new symbols.
these are the National Lists of Main parties for the Parliamentary election 2010
UPFA – Ratnasiri Wickramanayake, D. M. Jayaratne, Dulles Alahapperuma, G. L. Peiris, Dew Gunasekara, Vishva Warnapala, Tissa Witharana, Geethanjana Gunawardena, Ellawala Medanada Thero, Muththu Sivalingam, Shanmugan Jegatheeswaran, Achala Jagoda, Mohomad Musammil, W. J. M. Lokubandara, Vinayagamoorthy muralitharan, Anurudhdha Ratwatte, J. R. P. Sooriyapperuma, Omalpe Sobitha Thero, Janaka Priyantha Bandara, Rajeewa Wijesinghe, Lesley Devendra, Chandrasekaran Shanmuganadan, A. H. M. Azwer, Malini Fonseka, Harischandra Wijetunga, Sarath Kongahage, U. L. Shaul Hameed, Kamala Ranatunga
UNF – Tissa Attanayaka, Iran Wickremaratna, Joseph Michael Perera, K.N. Choksy, Rukman Senanayaka, Tilak Marapana, Harsha de Silva, D.M.Swaminathan, R.Yogarajan, Ahamed Hassan, Mohammed Alavi, Mohammed Thambi Hassan Ali, Mohammed Nizam Kariyappar, S.L.Manoharan, Swarana Obeysekara, Ruwan F. Guruge, Mailvaganam Thilakaraj, Prof. Wimal Gunawardena, Anoma Gamage, Aruna Soysa, Mashoor Sinnalebbe, Manikkagam Logasinham, Mangaleshwari Jeyaratnam, Ameer Mohammed Faiz, M.S.Sellasamy, Mohammed Azmin Marikkara, Cyril Dharmawardena, P.Ganeshan, P.V.Gunaratna, S.Manoharan
DNA – Anura Kumara Dissanayake, Tiran Alles, Sanjeewa Ranatunga, Samansiri Hapuarachchi, Ariyawansa Dissanayake, S. B. Hettiarachchi, Chandana Perera, Athula Thenuwara, Jinasena Hewage, Karunaratne Herath, Chandima Peiris, Suwineetha Weerasinge, Chandrasoma De Silva, Kingsely Loas, Mahinda Tennakoon, Suriya Gunasekara, S. Dissanayake, D. M. G. Ekanayake, Asuntha Perera, Jayanthi Renkua, Duminda Nagamuwa, Shanthilal Fernando, Wasantha Malini