The Elections Commission says that although it has been planned to give the opportunity to the voters who are at quarantine centers and under self-quarantine to cast their votes on Friday, it will not take place now on that day. Chairman of the Commission Mahinda Deshapriya said that the decision was taken following objections raised by some parties. He also requested to inform the relevant parties about illegal activities of the election before publishing them over social media.
- Dr. Wijedasa Rajapaksa says that a Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna government will give priority to ensure supremacy of the law.
- The Treasury allocates money to purchase paddy of the Yala season.