ELECTORAL INTEGRITY – 2015 – Presidential Election

ELECTORAL INTEGRITY - 2015 - Presidential Election

January 8th 2015 marked the sixth Presidential election of the Democratic Socialists Republic of Sri Lanka. This was the first election conducted under the 18th Amendment to the Constitution which removed the two term limitation imposed on the office of the President. This was also the election that witnessed unprecedented levels of misuse of public resources amounting to billions of rupees for election campaigning purposes.