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Casila Abdul Samed Marikkar (5 July 1911 &ndash) was a Sri Lankan politician of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party who served as Minister for Post, Broadcasting and Communication from 1956 until 1960 in the cabinets of S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike and Wijeyananda Dahanayake.
The Central Province (මධ්යම පළාත Madhyama Palata, மத்திய மாகாணம் Madhiya Maakaanam) is one of the nine provinces of Sri Lanka, the first level administrative division of the country.
General elections were held in Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) in March 1965.
General elections were held in Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) in 1970.
General elections were held in Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) in July 1960.
General elections were held in Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) on 19 March 1960.
The Constitution of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka (Śrī Laṃkā āndukrama vyavasthāva, Ilaṅkai araciyalamaippiṉ) has been the constitution of the island nation of Sri Lanka since its original promulgation by the National State Assembly on 7 September 1978.
Elections in Sri Lanka gives information on election and election results in Sri Lanka.
An electoral district, (election) precinct, election district, or legislative district, called a voting district by the US Census (also known as a constituency, riding, ward, division, electoral area, or electorate) is a territorial subdivision for electing members to a legislative body.
An electoral system is a set of rules that determines how elections and referendums are conducted and how their results are determined.
Galagedara is a village in the Central Province of Sri Lanka.
Kandy District (මහනුවර දිස්ත්රික්කය, கண்டி மாவட்டம்) is a district of the Central Province of Sri Lanka.
Kandy (Mahanuwara) electoral district is one of the 22 multi-member electoral districts of Sri Lanka created by the 1978 Constitution of Sri Lanka.
A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.
The Parliament of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka (Sinhala: ශ්රී ලංකා පාර්ලිමේන්තුව Shri Lanka Parlimenthuwa, Tamil: இலங்கை நாடாளுமன்றம்) is the supreme legislative body of Sri Lanka.
Plurality voting is an electoral system in which each voter is allowed to vote for only one candidate, and the candidate who polls the most among their counterparts (a plurality) is elected.
Proportional representation (PR) characterizes electoral systems by which divisions into an electorate are reflected proportionately into the elected body.
Sri Lanka (Sinhala: ශ්රී ලංකා; Tamil: இலங்கை Ilaṅkai), officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in South Asia, located in the Indian Ocean to the southwest of the Bay of Bengal and to the southeast of the Arabian Sea.
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (translit; translit) is one of the major political parties in Sri Lanka.
The 1977 Sri Lankan election heralded the beginning of a new period of Sri Lanka's history - a period of unprecedented violence.
Sri Lanka had not had a parliamentary election since 1977.
Tamara Kumari Ilangaratne (née Aludeniya) (born 15 March 1925) was a Ceylonese politician.
The United National Party, often abbreviated as UNP (translit, translit), is a political party in Sri Lanka.