Voting at the 2015 General Election is continuing at a brisk pace in a peaceful atmosphere.

A sizable turnout has been reported from many districts of the island as of this afternoon.

Approximate figures for voter turnout as at 2.00pm today in some districts were as follows: Galle 56%, Vanni 60%, Anuradhapura 60%, Monaragala 60%, Badulla 63%, Polonnaruwa 66 %, Trincomlaee 65%, Ampara 60%, Gampaha 62%.