Seven persons arrested for photographing own polling card
Police have arrested seven persons who had photographed the polling card after their vote was marked.
The arrests were made in Moragalla, Pujapitiya, Aralaganwila, Swarnajayanthipura, Aswedduma, and Kuliyapitiya areas.
Two of those arrests were made at Aswedduma Polling Center.
The police officers who were assigned to polling centres have arrested those voters after the incidents were reported by election officers.
Police said the suspects will be produced before Kalutara, Galagedera, Polonnaruwa, Trincomalee, Kurunegala, and Kuliyapitiya magistrates.