K. Jeyakody

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Honourable
K. Jeyakody
MP
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Member of the Ceylonese Parliament
for Udupiddy
In office
1970–1977
Preceded by M. Sivasithamparam
Succeeded by T. Rasalingam
Personal details
Born (1913-08-29)29 August 1913
Political party Illankai Tamil Arasu Kachchi
Ethnicity Sri Lankan Tamil

Kandappa Jeyakody was a Sri Lankan Tamil politician and Member of Parliament.

Jeyakody was born on 29 August 1913.[1]

Jeyakody stood as the Illankai Tamil Arasu Kachchi's (Federal Party) candidate for Udupiddy at the March 1960 parliamentary election but was defeated by the All Ceylon Tamil Congress candidate M. Sivasithamparam.[2] He was defeated at the July 1960 and 1965 parliamentary elections as well.[3][4] However, he won the 1970 parliamentary election and entered Parliament.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jeyakkody, Kandappa". Parliament of Sri Lanka. 
  2. ^ "Result of Parliamentary General Election 1960-03-19". Department of Elections, Sri Lanka. 
  3. ^ "Result of Parliamentary General Election 1960-07-20". Department of Elections, Sri Lanka. 
  4. ^ "Result of Parliamentary General Election 1965". Department of Elections, Sri Lanka. 
  5. ^ "Result of Parliamentary General Election 1970". Department of Elections, Sri Lanka.