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Warrants issued on Wimal, Jayantha

19 March 2018 11:33 am - 14     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Colombo Chief Magistrate Lal Ranasinghe Bandara today issued warrants on National Freedom Front (NFF) leader MP Wimal Weerawansa and MP Jayantha Samaraweera as they have failed to appear in Court when a case, which was filed against them, was taken up for hearing.

The case was filed against the MPs on charges of causing disturbance to the public by holding a demonstration outside the UN office in Colombo.

The demonstration was held against the visit of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on February 6, 2016. (T. Farook Thajudeen)

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  • Lankaputh Monday, 19 March 2018 12:28 PM

    Both are in a private hospital. Poor boys take them goodies

    Bala Monday, 19 March 2018 02:04 PM

    They love lemon puff - Athivishistai.

    Jaliya Monday, 19 March 2018 12:44 PM

    Another two floor mats have no respect towards any laws of the country. What is the excuse now ... went to the Immigration and Immigration to apply for a passport for your wife ?

    ravin Monday, 19 March 2018 01:00 PM

    Oh !!! no!!! . these two will never do anything wrong. They are the honorable citizens of SHRI LANKA.

    BuffaloaCitizen Monday, 19 March 2018 01:11 PM

    Ha Ha good one, dual passports, dual birth certificates and dual ID's and all.

    johan Monday, 19 March 2018 01:10 PM

    Apprehend and lock them behind bars .They think Sri lanka is their personal property

    Nadi Karunaratne Monday, 19 March 2018 01:12 PM

    This new gang of bandits has left it too late to bring justice to the old gang of bandits.

    Lal Perera Monday, 19 March 2018 01:57 PM

    Ranil will save them for sure.

    Mandy Monday, 19 March 2018 02:07 PM

    This s a ploy to drag on the case. The Courts are not strict enough t ensure their atttendace by remanding them so prisons dept can produce them on due dates.

    Troy Monday, 19 March 2018 02:18 PM


    WONDER of ASIA Monday, 19 March 2018 02:45 PM

    WELL - they will appear -> then remanded -> either bailed out or given a bed in Merchant' s ward . SRi Lanka - a wonder of Asia.

    Yeti Monday, 19 March 2018 02:53 PM

    And maybe given permission to travel abroad!!!

    Yeti Monday, 19 March 2018 02:56 PM

    And these are the scum that scream the government is this and the government is that!!!

    Ceylon Monday, 19 March 2018 06:04 PM

    Judiciary lost its respect by their corruot judgements.gnanasara,namal,weerawansa,gota,basil etc,dont care courts.what shamefull situation for courts now.courts have to follow what criminals say.

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