The TNA captured Karaichchi PS with 1 UNP and one of the SLFPers voting with them The TNPF and EPDP stayed neutral. The election of Chairman and V-Chairman for Karalchchi PS was held presided by Commissioner of LG, Patrick Diranjan.
Arunasalam Velamalikithan was proposed by TNA and received 19 votesTNA -17, UNP -1, SLFP -1) , and his rival from the Independent group polled 13 ( IG – 11, TULF -1, SLFP -1) . TNPF (02) and EPDP (1) remained neutral. TNA supporters in the Spectators gallery applauded the election of Velamalikithgan S.thavapalan of the TNA was elcted as V-Chairman with 20 votes against 12 for the IG.