The Pradeshiya Sabai of Neduntheevu, claimed to be the ‘Fortress of EPDP has been captured by TNA.
The maiden sitting of the PS to elect the Chairman and Vice Chairman was held yesterday presided by the Commissioner of LG, Patrick Diranjan.
Philip Patrick Roshan was proposed by TNA and secured 07 of the 13 votes casted and elected as Chairman with his rival Nallathamby Sasikumar who secured 6 votes of the EPDP
Out of 13 seats of the PS, TNA is holding 4 seats, EPDP 6 seats, Independents – 02 seats and UNP 1 seat.
The TNA captured the PS with support from UNP and the Independents.