The TNA has scored a landslide victory in North and East, winning 14 seats. A situation exists where the TNA getting one additional seat through National List. TNA has won 5 seats in Jaffna District, 4 in Vanni, 3 in Batticaloa and one each in Trincomalee and Amparai.
The details of winning candidates of the Jaffna District were announced after much uncertainty. They are shown below:
S.Sritharan : 72,158
Mawai Senathyrajah : 58,782
A.M.Sumanthiran : 58,043
T.Sitharthan : 53,743
E.Saravanapavan : 43,719
Doughlas Devananda : 16,399
Wijekala Maheswaran : 13,071
TNA’s Leader Sampanthan (33,834votes) had won in Trincomalee.
The details of the winners in Baticaloa districts are: G. sriranjan, S. Viyalenthiran, C. Yogeswaran. The details of the winners in other Districts were not announced yet.
Meanwhile, the spokesman of the TNA, Suresh Premachchandran, TNA former parliamentarians Ariyanethiran, Pon. Selvarasa, had met with a shocking defeat. At the same time, the TNPF, which was widely speculated to win at least one seat had completely been ‘whitewashed’ in all districts in North and East.