By  March 28, 2016

Sri Lanka Polls Sirisena won easily polling 51 3 percent of the votes

Maithripala Sirisena, a one-time ally of Rajapaksa who defected in November and derailed what the president thought would be an easy win, took 51.3 percent of the votes polled in Thursday’s election. Rajapaksa got 47.6 percent, the Election Department said.

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