1994 Parliamentary General Election
Results of the 10th parliamentary election held on 16 August 1994:
|Party||Votes per Polling Division||Postal
|Tamil United Liberation Front||28,020||23,261||23,688||1,547||76,516||43.95%||3|
|Sri Lanka Muslim Congress||19,368||11,179||79||446||31,072||17.85%||1|
|United National Party (CWC, UNP)||13,622||6,891||2,269||462||23,244||13.35%||1|
|People's Alliance (SLFP et al.)||7,413||2,944||8,672||249||19,278||11.07%||0|
|Tamil Eelam Liberation Organization (EROS, PLOTE, TELO)||6,804||3,557||6,493||219||17,073||9.81%||0|
|Eelam People's Revolutionary Liberation Front||2,069||687||1,976||70||4,802||2.76%||0|
|Independent Group 1||514||91||926||16||1,547||0.89%||0|
|Independent Group 2||347||100||98||11||556||0.32%||0|
The following candidates were elected: Joseph Pararajasingham (TULF), 43,350 preference votes (pv); P. Selvarasa (TULF), 17,450 pv; K. Thurairajasingam (TULF),15,974 pv; Alim Mohamed Hisbulla (SLMC), 12,583 pv; and Seyed Ali Zahir Moulana (UNP), 11,508 pv.
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