Colombo Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne today directed that a reminder be sent to the Attorney General’s Department to expedite proceedings in the forged document case filed against former United National Party (UNP) General Secretary Tissa Attanayake.
The CID said it had sent extracts of the investigations to the AG for his advice.
Mr. Attanayake is alleged to have published a letter with forged signatures of the common ppposition candidate Maithripala Sirisena and the then opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe i during the 2015 presidential election.
The case was postponed for November 30. (Shehan Chamika Silva)