The National Election Commission has recognised three more political parties as registered parties in the country.
Accordingly, the Tamil Makkal Kootani, Nawa Lanka Freedom Party and the Tamil Progressive Alliance will be recognised as registered political parties in the country.
The Commission said the parties were selected after scrutinising the applications it received in 2021.
The names will be gazetted by the Election Commission shortly.
Meanwhile, applications to register new political parties for the year 2022 will be called shortly.