Sri Lanka

Presidential 2010


Published

An election was held on 26 January 2010.

Mahinda Rajapaksha 57.88%
Sarath Fonseka 40.15%
Mohomad Cassim Mohomad Ismail 0.38%
Achala Ashoka Suraweera 0.25%
Channa Janaka Sugathsiri Gamage 0.22%
W.V. Mahiman Ranjith 0.18%
Panagoda Don Prince Soloman Anura Liyanage 0.14%

and a further fifteen candidates, each receiving less than 1% of the vote

Registered voters: 14,088,500
Turnout: 74.49%
Votes: 10,495,451

Source: Department of Elections, Sri Lanka

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