|UPFA secures victory in Western & Southern |
Provincial Council Elections 2014
The United People’s Freedom Alliance(UPFA) was able to secure a successful victory in the Western and the Southern Provincial Council elections 2014 with a majority of 388,977 votes in the SPC and 683,993 votes in the WPC.
Sri Lanka main opposition party UNP has won the Colombo North, Colombo Central, Borella and Colombo West polling divisions while the UPFA has secured the suburbs of Colombo district of the Western Province.
Becoming the third party in the Western Provincial Council, Sarath Fonseka led Democratic Party has secured 9 seats from the WPC, while JVP won 6 seats.
In Southern Province, the ruling party(UPFA) was victorious in all three districts of Galle, Matara and Hambantota.