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Elections in South Asia and in Indonesia (DIEEEO105-2015)

Elections are of utmost importance in any democratic country and give the power to the people and enable them to choose their leaders. The Presidential election of 2015 mark a historic milestone in Sri Lanka's maturing democracy since the civil war ended almost five years ago. In addition this paper presents a brief description about the two regional powers, India and China, and the role of USA, in Sri Lanka’s pre and post Presidential Elections. The Sri Lanka’s Presidential Election efforts taken by the new leadership in Sri Lanka to improve the overall relations with regional and global superpowers Democracy comes in different shapes and sizes .Good governance , anti-corruption campaign, image of credibility, integrity were campaign slogans during elections in Sri Lanka , Indonesia and in Assembly elections in the Indian city of Delhi. President of Sri Lanka Mr. Maithripala Sirisena, President of Indonesia, Mr. Joko Widodo and Indian Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal, promoted a common man's image in the election campaigns. The paper reflects on stunning victories of these leaders and assesses the some similarities between President of Indonesia Mr. Joko Widodo and Indian Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal.

Documento elaborado por Srimal Fernando.

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Elections in South Asia and in Indonesia (DIEEEO105-2015)
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