President Mahinda Rajapaksa has received the highest with 11,864 postal votes (56.6%) while Common Prsidential candidate Maithripala Sirisena received 9,053 postal votes (43.2%) in the Ratnapura district.
President Rajapaksa is contesting for a third term seeking back another term in office. He is challenged by former Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena, who defected to the opposition.
Maithripala Sirisena has received 6,816 postal votes (80.55%) in the Batticaloa and Mahinda Rajapaksa comes second polling 1,605 postal votes (18.97) in the district.
Jaffna leaded by Sirisena with 10,885 postal votes (69.17%) while Rajapaksa received 4,607 (29.27%).
Badulla leaded by Rajapaksa with 13,115 (49.94%) postal votes and Sirisena received 13,031 (49.62%) postal votes from the district.
Rajapakse received 8,281 (52.26%) postal votes from Monergala and Sirisena received 7,513 (47.41%) postal votes from the district.
Rajapakse received 8,483 (50.13%) postal votes from Matale and Sirisena received 8,394 (49.6%) postal votes from the district.
Matara District postal vote’s turnout were higher for Mahinda Rajapakse with 13,270 (55.87%) while Maithripala Sirisena received 10,382 (43.71%).
Polonnaruwa leaded by Rajapaksa with 10,295 (64.45%) postal votes and Sirisena received 5,620 (35.18%) postal votes from the district.
Maithripala Sirisena has received 20,386 postal votes (49.93%) from Gampaha and Mahinda Rajapaksa comes second polling 20,296 postal votes (49.71) in the district.
Digamadulla District was also leaded by Sirisena with 11,917 postal votes (54.89%) while Rajapakse received 9,713 (44.74%) postal votes in the district.
However according to results released by the Department of Elections, the all Island cumulative results stands with However according to results released by the Department of Elections, the all Island cumulative results stands as Maithripala Sirisena leading with 4,060,230 (51.83%) while Mahinda Rajapakse received 3,674,940 (46.92%), other received 97,872 (1.25%).
This results included Postal votes and released Polling Division’s results as of now.