An announcement from the Election Commission about the Presidential Election Day

Election Commissioner General Saman Sri Ratnayake said that the presidential election is scheduled to be held this year and the exact date will be announced on one day between September 18 and October 18.

According to the constitution, the presidential election should be held this year, but the Election Commission has the ability to hold any election. He also mentioned that the money for the presidential election has already been allocated by the budget.