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Hearing of petition against Gota begins

3 October 2019 01:41 pm - 3     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The three-judge bench of the Court of Appeal commenced considering the petition filed against recognising Gotabaya Rajapaksa as a Sri Lankan citizen for the second day.

The Court of Appeal earlier fixed for October 2 and 3 the writ petition disputing the citizenship of former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa before a three-judge-bench.

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  • Onna Panna Thursday, 03 October 2019 02:16 PM

    Why couldn't Gota wait for the verdict, before he applied to get his PP released to travel????

    gon buruwa Thursday, 03 October 2019 05:14 PM

    Onna Penna - You have a problem??? But the court acknowledges the importance of honouring a doctor's appointment of a heart patient who had undergone a procedure not so long ago.

    Ralahamy Thursday, 03 October 2019 05:40 PM

    Has he been summoned by the courts in the USA? The cartoon suggests this version.

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