Power Play

The power game is far from over and will continue to play itself out after Fridays general election, say political analysts.
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After months of uncertainly rnColombo is steeling itself to put up with a minority government of uncertain rnduration and nature.

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Opinion polls point to a rnlack of a clear majority for either of the two main political parties towards rnthe end of March while indicating a large floating vote.

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A survey by the Centre for rnPolicy Alternatives (CPA) throws up some vital statistics on Sri Lankas rn12,899,032 eligible voters.

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Table 1: CPA rnsurvey data on voting population

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