Johnston allowed to go to Singapore for wife's treatment

31 December 2015 11:02 am - 1     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya today permitted Former Cabinet Minister of Co-operatives and Internal Trade Johnston Fernando to go to Singapore with his wife from January 4 to 7 to take treatment to his wife.

Mr.Fernando filed a motion in Court through his instructing attorney Mary Dickman to grant him permission to go to Singapore.

Mr. Fernando was on bail with regard to five bribery cases filed against him by the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption for non-declaration of Assets. The Commission stated that the former minister has failed to declare his assets for five years beginning from 2010.

The commission had filed a case for each year from 2010 before the Colombo Chief Magistrate's Court against Mr. Johnston. (TFT)


 

Video by Courts Prasanna

  Comments - 1

  • YAMAPALA Thursday, 31 December 2015 05:58 PM

    Do that Ranil have submit this declaration ?


Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment




Murder most foul

Sixty-one years ago on September 25, 1959 Solomon West Ridgeway Dias Bandaran

What went wrong in Kandy?

Tragedy struck when a five-storey building caved in and collapsed, killing a

The 20th Amendment Bill Lest We Forget

Strident calls were repeatedly made from many quarters for the 19th Amendment

Public transport 'side-laned'?

“Miss, mantheeru neethiya nisa api bus passen yanna one. Ithin drop eka par