Elections Commissioner confirms November poll date

The Elections Department on Monday announced that Sri Lanka will go to polls on November 17, 2005 to elect a new President. Nominations for the polls will open on October 7, 2005. Update to Follow The Elections Department on Monday announced that Sri Lanka will go to polls on November 17, 2005 to elect a new President. Nominations for the polls will open on October 7, 2005. Update to Follow