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Over 66 thousand police officials will be deployed for the security of the election.

Police media spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekera about 66 thousand police officers will be deployed for the security of the local government election to be held on Saturday.  In addition, about 600 officers from civil defence department will also be deployed.  They will start duties from Friday.  The police have been instructed to enforce the election law strictly. The violators of rules will be strictly dealt with. The election propaganda campaign will end from midnight today.  The police media spokesman requests the party leaders and members of political parties to adhere to election regulation thoroughly.