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Gnanasara Thero hospitalized: Counsel informs court of appeal with MC

31 May 2017 07:49 pm - 8     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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Senior Counsel for Ven.Gnanasara Thero today (31) informed the Court of Appeal (CA) that his client is hospitalized and submitted a Medical Certificate (MC).

The Bench comprising Justices L.T.B.Dehideniya and K.K.Wickramasinghe fixed the contempt matter against Ven. Gnanasara Thero to be mentioned on June 12.

The Court on May 24 ordered that Ven. Gnanasara Thero be produced in Court on the next date (31) with a Medical Certificate, as he was not present in Court.

When the Contempt matter against Ven. Gnanasara Thero came up before the Bench comprising Justices Rohini Walgama (President/CA) and S.Thurairaja, the court directed the Junior Counsel Anusha Perusinghe who appeared for Ven. Gnanasara Thero to undertake to produce him on the next date with a medical certificate.

The Court nominated a new Bench comprising Justices L.T.B.Dehideniya and P. Padman Surasena for inquiry and had fixed the matter for May 31 to be mentioned, to fix a date for inquiry. (S.S.Selvanayagam)


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  • harrison Wednesday, 31 May 2017 08:43 PM

    once he gets the arrest warrant he will be admitted to the ICU.. if you know what i mean.....

    Mohammed Thursday, 01 June 2017 04:59 AM

    theirs nothing wrong with what he spoke or speaks of. we all believe that SL is a Singhala Buddhist country. some of the Muslim and Tamil extremists dont like to admit to it. and the government has been made to defend those extremi via DM Android App

    himal Thursday, 01 June 2017 06:52 AM

    politics can play any dirt with law will the same thing happen to normal citizen via DM Android App

    BEST REMEDY Thursday, 01 June 2017 07:01 AM

    He should be given six months to leave hospital. During which period his attorney should appear in court every FRiday with all medical records plus a medical certificate detailing G's ailment. (The court to decide to get second opinion or not) Once G fully recovers he can leave hospital only on a working day morning, and he has to appear in court on that date. In the event the medical certificate states he needs rest , he should be directed to the IDH for rest and recuperation until he is able to appear in court the moment he is pronounced , (yes ! ) he is fit and fighting !

    daily borru Thursday, 01 June 2017 05:43 PM

    Sri Lanka is a not a Sinhala Buddhist country, it is just a country. The country cant talk to deny your racial clam, but it has shown in action that the country doesn't like you people, These natural disasters are the signs.

    MC - major critchley Thursday, 01 June 2017 06:37 PM

    AS for me " MC " means " MAJOR CRITCHLEY " Sorry, I cannot give the meaning of this funny quote here - let your readers GOOGLE and find out ! !

    Majeed Lebbe Thursday, 01 June 2017 08:48 PM

    Even he hides in the Hospital, his life is under threat - better surrender to the Police confessing all the sins he committed against Muslims.

    VMS Thursday, 01 June 2017 09:23 PM

    Typical Sri Lankan mentality. When the arrest warrant is issued they all go to hospital. Are we treating other criminals the way we are treating VIPs. Few examples are Basil, Wimal etc.


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