All Candidates – UPFA

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Political Party    Podujana Eksath Peramuna

 

Name Kanthi Lanka Warusavithana

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Hikkaduwa

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

35 yrs
Education Level

 

GCE(A/L), Human Rights Degree
Profession

 

Teacher
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1994

  • Secretary of the party youth organization
  • Executive member of the Zonal committee
Activities done within the party  

 

Activities done for the community Assisting the community in situations where human rights are violated

Working to get the road to the village

Working at the forefront when donating Tsunami homes

Working to get necessary things to the village through women’s organizations

Encouraging farmers by giving them carbonic fertilizer

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party Podujana Eksath Peramuna
Name A.A. Malanee

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Benthara

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

55 years
Education Level

 

GCE(A/L) Pass
Profession

 

Sales Representative
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 2003

Active member

Activities done within the party Organizing meetings and acting as a active member

 

Activities done for the community Health programs, giving reading glasses to the elders and to children, providing loans for self-employment in order to improve the economic condition of the people, getting cloths for poor children through Ministry of social Welfare, working to get a road through community based organizations

 

 

 

 

Political Party United People’s Freedom Alliance

 

Name D. Ajantha Nilani De Silva

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Balapitiya

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

50 years
Education Level

 

GCE(A/L) Pass
Profession

 

Working in a NGO (PPC)
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1983

  • Secretary of Branch Society
  • Secretary of Women’s Wing
Activities done within the party  

Active member in the party

Activities done for the community
  • Working as a Dhaham School teacher
  • President and treasurer at the Village Development Society
  • Committee member of the Funeral Assistance Society
  • Justice of Peace
  • Women’s organization activist
  • Have given leadership for common work in the village
  • Have developed roads and given books to libraries by coordinating with members of Parliament and getting the funds allocated to the area.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party United People’s Freedom Alliance

 

Name Hinidumage Champa Janaki

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Dodanduwa

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

42 years
Education Level

 

GCE(O/L)
Profession

 

business woman
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1987

Membership

Activities done within the party Going from house to house with candidates

Checking polling booth representatives

 

Activities done for the community
  • Helping community work
  • Disaster management work (Tsunami)
  • Advocating the community from the trainings received

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name Hetti Kankanamge Kanthimathi

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Bope-Poddala

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

61 years
Education Level

 

GCE(O/L)
Profession

 

Self employment

 

Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1970

  • Member, Secretary of the Village society
  • Secretary of the party women’s wing in Akmeemana
Activities done within the party Have helped Akmeemana organizer Mr. Senapala Samarasekara and former minister Richard Pathirana in election work

 

Activities done for the community Providing self employment for the people in Anangoda village and training them on it freely.

 

 

 

 

Political Party United People’s Freedom Alliance

 

Name Hema Karunanayakage Nandawathie

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Bope-Poddala

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

51 years
Education Level

 

GCE(A/L)
Profession

 

Provincial Management Assistant
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1980

  • Secretary of the Women’s wing
  • Secretary and Treasurer of Women’s Society
Activities done within the party Working to get victory to the candidate in the party

Establishing a branch office

 

Activities done for the community
  • Helping in solving the problems as transfers, promotions, problems of the officers in the Management service by serving as the vice president of the management Assistant Union.
  • Helping the people who are come to the provincial council since 28 years
  • Discussing about violence against women and helping by directing to necessary sections.

 

 

 

 

Political Party United People’s Freedom Alliance

 

Name Hettiarachchi Dolie Hemalatha

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Rathgama

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

54 years
Education Level

 

GCE(O/L)
Profession

 

business woman
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1977

  • President of No. 67 Thelawaththa branch society
  • Secretary of the Weragama zone
  • Secretary of the Rathgama Women’s organization
  • Committee member of Rathgama electorate
Activities done within the party Getting the support of all the opponents in the village, educating them to strengthen the women’s organization in the village, putting up posters and banners, opening women’s societies in the electorate and giving membership, organizing election campaigns, providing strength to the organizer

 

Activities done for the community
  • Freely distributing 1000 Coir machines within the electorate to the women in the coir production.
  • Providing houses, food and clothes at the time of the Tsunami destruction
  • Cleaning roads
  • Working with the Sri Lanka Sothern Authority
  • Giving 50 lenses through Central Sinha Scoiety
  • Secretary of the temple’s patronage board

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name Galmangoda Guruge Kusumawathie

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Hikkaduwa

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

 
Education Level

 

GCE(A/L)
Profession

 

Registrar of marriage, births and deaths – Dodanduwa
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1970

  • Member of the Urban council – Hikkaduwa Urban Council
  • President of the party womne’s organization in Rathgama
  • Committee member of the all island women’s organization in Rathgama
  • President of the party women’s organization in the no.62 Grama Seva Division
Activities done within the party Attending all high level meetings in the Rathgama electorate, actively working in the Ampara electorate during the North East elections, working hardly at the 2005 and 2009 presidential elections, provincial council elections and local government elections. Receiving appraisals form the party, going from house to house at the Wayamba Provincial council election

 

Activities done for the community Distributing 300 coir machines in the Rathgama electorate, constructing houses with Happychart organization, assisting to get housing loans for fishermen, sending people to Korea for foreign employment, concreting all roads, continuing the channel project in Gammawaththa Grama Niladhari division, concreting roads under Jathika Saviya and Gama Naguma, establishment of Civil Security Committee, taking people on pilgrimages, getting a children’s park to Kumarakanda
Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name G.S. Dalsi Geethika

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Habaraduwa

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

40 years
Education Level

 

GCE(O/L)
Profession

 

Cloths business
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1993

Secretary of the branch society

Activities done within the party Starting branch societies at election times

 

Activities done for the community
  • Solving the problems of Samurdhi receivers by being the president of the Samurdhi Society in the Habaraduwa divisional secretariat.
  • Concreting village roads
  • Providing fishing equipment for free
  • Giving self-employment trainings for women and providing loans for self-employment

 

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party United People’s Freedom Alliance

 

Name Salwathura Acharige Nishamali Dewinie

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Habaraduwa

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

30 years
Education Level

 

B A Degree
Profession

 

Program Cordinator – Sewa Lanka Foundation
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 2002
Activities done within the party Have supported the candidates within the Grama Niladhari Division and within the local government area

 

Activities done for the community
  • Dhaham school teacher (from 1988, exam hall head, question paper invigilator, organizing meetings and events)
  • Coordinating with government officers during the Tsunami period and until they got houses
  • Empowering people through community based organizations
  • Helping to strengthen the women’s organizations in the village
  • Encouraging saving

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name Geetha Samanmalee Ranatunga

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Benthota

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

37 years
Education Level

 

GCE(O/L)
Profession

 

business woman
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1990

President of Women’s Action origination  Benthota

President of Women’s action organization in the Galle district

Activities done within the party Coming forward as a candidate for the 1997 local government election

Assisting in all party activities and all election work of the party

 

Activities done for the community
  • Making wells and ponds
  • Developing roads
  • Providing equipment for farmers
  • Providing glass and lenses
  • Developing play grounds
  • Training women for self-employment and giving loans
  • Doing the work in the Lionel Premasiri Foundation
  • Providing agricultural equipment

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party
Name P.D.V. Chandrani
District Galle
Electorate Benthota
National Identity Card Number  
Age

 

54 years
Education Level

 

GCE(O/L) Pass
Profession

 

Selling cloths
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1997
Activities done within the party Working as the main organizer at the Madumulla Grama Niladhari Division and the Lionel Premasiri Foundation since 2009
Activities done for the community
  • Providing loans for self employment for women through Wadumulla women’s organization from 1991
  • Directing for training programs through the divisional secretariat
  • Working as the secretary and the treasurer of it.
  • Working as the auditing officer at the Bodimaluwa Sanasa Society
  • Acting as the secretary of children’s development society in Hungangoda/Madumulla
  • President of the Meththa Society in the Grama Niladhari division on Hungangoda/ Madulla
  • Providing glasses/cloths and school books through Lionel Premasiri Foundation
  • Providing sewing machines and electrical items to women at  a reduced rate
  • Doing self employment trainings for women and awareness raising activities

 

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party United People’s Freedom Alliance

 

Name Kananke Liyanage Rupika

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Imaduwa

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

33 yrs
Education Level

 

GCE(A/L)
Profession

 

Business woman
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1998

Active Member

Activities done within the party  

 

Activities done for the community
  • Doing social work to the village as the president of women’s active organization of Pubudu Ellegoda Society.
  • Secretary of the Sanasa Development Band
  • Educating young girls and directing them for sewing courses
  • Assisting social work like distribution of reading glasses.

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name Hettiarachchige Sriyani

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Bope – Poddala

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

55 years
Education Level

 

GCE(A/L)
Profession

 

Retired
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1973

  • Treasurer, Secretary, Committee member of the Central board of authority
  • Secretary of the women’s wing in Akmeemana

 

Activities done within the party Educating people at every election, collecting women in the district and educating them, participating for party rallies

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name Soma Iddagoda

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Benthota

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

56 years
Education Level

 

GCE(A/L)
Profession

 

Business woman
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1970

  • Working as the Secretary, President and Treasurer of the branch society of the party
  • President of the women’s wing of the Benthara electorate
Activities done within the party
  • Organizing women for May Day rallies from the date the membership was given
  • Participating at women’s day meetings
  • Participating at meetings
  • Participating at Pada Yathra

 

Activities done for the community
  • Donating 88 mamotees to farmers through party members when  acting as the secretary of eth Farmer Organization
  • Giving clay cookers to women as the president of Praja Sathkara
  • Working as the Samurdhi President
  • Assisting to get roofing sheets

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name K.W. Padmani

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Hikkaduwa

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

49 years
Education Level

 

GCE(O/L)
Profession

 

 
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1982

President of Branch Society

 

Activities done within the party President of the women’s society, president of the village society, participating at election monitoring activities

 

Activities done for the community Assisting to build the road to the area

Working for fishermen’s rights

Looking in to people’s problems

Member of the Civil Security Committee

President of Samurdhi Scoiety

Advocating the officers about the drinking water problem and being able to find a solution to it.

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name P.A. Champika Niranjalee

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Niyagama

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

39 years
Education Level

 

Higher Diploma in Local Government

First year undergraduate

Profession

 

Samurdhi Development officer
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1983

  • Secretary of Branch society in Poddala West
  • Secretary of Niyagama authority
  • President of Women’s wing of Niyagama
Activities done within the party Actively working at the above positions and involve in all party activities at election times

 

Activities done for the community
  • Organizing health clinics
  • Organizing educational programs and seminars for school children
  • Developing roads for infrastructure development
  •  Organizing education and attitude development programs for the community
  • Establishing women’s organizations at 34 vilage development divisions in Niyagama and doing awareness raising work and talking about their problems
  • Organizing programs on women’s political representation and directing women to it
  • Have served the community for 10 years

 

Activities to be done in the future
  • Providing welfare services for roads, health and education
  • Organizing programs to develop attitudes, knowledge
  • Starting programs to identify women’s problems and executing them.
  • Starting a program at the village level to stop alcoholism

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party United People’s Freedom Alliance

 

Name Balage Thilini Suranji

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Imaduwa

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

23 years
Education Level

 

Diploma in English
Profession

 

Doing higher studies
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 2005
Activities done within the party
  • Organizing election meetings
  • Going from house to house to educate people
  • Organizing political campaigns
Activities done for the community
  • Supporting every social village in the village
  • Assisting school programs
  • Serving as a Dhaham school teacher since 3 years
  • Assisting the work of Rantharu Children’s Society
  • Have worked with the community for 5 years
Activities to be done in the future
  • Involving with local government activities and voluntary organizations to provide a better service for the community
  • Raising a voice on women’s rights in the Local government
  • Organizing spiritual programs for the people to change their attitudes
  • Working against injustice without considering party politics

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name Uthpala Karunarathna

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Habaraduwa

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

36 years
Education Level

 

GCE(A/L)
Profession

 

Samurdhi Development Officer
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1992

Vice Secretary of the branch society

Activities done within the party Giving support to all activities within the party and working actively at every election

 

Activities done for the community
  • Making 4 houses through Diri Piyasa Program
  • Installing street lamps
  • Concreting secondary roads
  • Participating at all voluntary programs as a member of Sarvodaya society
  • Organizing health programs and events through the village development society
  • Organizing work done through the Buddhist society
  • Assisting the displaced people during the Tsunami period.
  • Have worked for the community for 10 years
Activities to be done in the future
  • Using the provisions received to the local government for the welfare of the people
  • Initiating a program to stop violence against women
  • Doing economic, social and educational programs
  • Creating a local government free from corruption and injustice.

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name A.P. Dinusha Saman Kumari

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Akmeemana

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

28 years
Education Level

 

Degree
Profession

 

Land owner and a planter
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 2003

Secretary of the branch society

Secretary of the youth society

 

Activities done within the party
  • Working at every election to get victory to the party
  • Working as a polling booth representative

 

Activities done for the community
  • Conducting events and trainings with Sanasa society
  • Working as a teacher for 12 years at the Shri Sumana Dhaham school
  • Working to get a medical clinic to the village through the Health Ministry

Have served the community for 12 years

Activities to be done in the future
  • Developing roads in the area
  • Working for women’s needs
  • Initiating a program to eradicate poverty
  • Trying to make a good political culture by changing the present corrupted social system

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name A.G. Lakshmi Hemantha De Silva

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Ambalangoda

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

45 years
Education Level

 

LLB Law degree
Profession

 

Lawyer
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 1993

Active member of the SLFP lawyers society in the Galle district

Activities done within the party Working as an active member in the party

 

Activities done for the community Looking in to the problems of the public as a lawyer

Have served the public for 11 years

 

Activities to be done in the future
  • Working for the betterment of the people by providing the allocated provisions to the public in a correct manner
  • Initiating a program to find solutions to women’s problems

 

 

 

Political Party Sri Lanka Freedom Party

 

Name Bhashini Menuka Wijesuriya

 

District Galle

 

Electorate

 

Ambalangoda

 

National Identity Card Number

 

 

 

Age

 

29 years
Education Level

 

Higher Diploma (Hotel Mgt.)
Profession

 

Business woman
Registered year with the party  and positions held (if any) 2011

  • Member of the party’s board of authority
  • Secretary of the branch society
Activities done within the party Helping at all levels in order to get victory at the elections

 

Activities done for the community Assisting Tsunami affected people with money, labor and equipment

Providing dry rations to a few selected families

Providing self-employment for young women by giving them beauty culture courses

Have serves for 5 years

 

 

Activities to be done in the future
  • Giving self-employment by conducting beauty culture courses
  • Introducing a market for the self-employed women.
  • Using the received money for women’s welfare activities
  • Initiating a program to find out the capacities of the children and trying to develop those capacities
  • Doing traditional and cultural programs.