Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya has announced that the Presidential elections will be held on January 08, 2015.
The nominations are to be closed at 12 noon on December 08.
Speaking to media, Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said yesterday that nominations would be called for the Presidential Election 2015 after 16 days and before 21 days of the announcement on the Presidential Election.
The Election Commissioner said that the election would be held within 45 to 65 days from the announcement for the calling of the election.
He said in a release that measures have been taken to publish by the Gazette Extraordinary, the date of nomination, the place of nomination and the date of election at the earliest.