Ten Political parties and 5 independent groups have paid their deposits in Jaffna District Secretariat yesterday. To date 12 Political Parties and 6 Independent groups have paid their deposit for contesting in the Jaffna District.
Following the paying in of the deposits, Chief Candidates of political parties spoke to the media.
TNPF Leader Gajendrakumar said if the Tamil people will grant his party their mandate we are ready to provide the Leadership
Chief Candidate for SLFP, Ankajan said that he don’t want parliament seat through National List and that he is aspiring for the mandate of the people.
TNA Spokesman M.A. Sumanthiran said that the TNA is requesting the Government to postpone the elections to safeguard the people from Corona.
UNP chief Candidate Wijayakala Maheswaran said that it is only the UNP that wished that peace should prevail.
Chief Candidate of the Tamil People National Alliance, Justice C.V.Wigneswaran said that he hope that the voices for the justice for Tamil people will be heard in the Parliament soon and that they will touch the soul of the International Community.