The Supreme Court yesterday concluded its hearing on the reference application forwarded by President Maithripala Sirisena, seeking the opinion of the Court on holding the Provincial Council election under the law that was in force prior to the enactment of the Provincial Council Elections (Amendment) Act No. 17 of 2017.
The application was taken up before a five-judge-bench comprising Chief Justice Jayantha Jayasuriya, Justices Buwaneka Aluwihare, Sisira de Abrew, Prasanna Jayawardena and Vijith Malalgoda yesterday morning.
The Chief Justice informed the court yesterday that there were 13 written submissions that have been handed over by several parties with regard to the President’s application.
The Supreme Court is to officially inform its decision to President Sirisena soon.
There were 13 written submissions that have been handed over by several parties with regard to the President’s application
Add commentComments 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.
Sri Lanka boasts of a 2500 year old Buddhist culture. This culture also inclu
Abortion is illegal in Sri Lanka unless the life of the mother is at risk. Re
Recently, the “Country Strategic Plan (CSP) for Sri Lanka” was approved b
Justice Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe’s controversial statement in the Par
2 hours ago - 0 - 397
30 May 2023 - 5 - 3515
29 May 2023 - 0 - 51
29 May 2023 - 0 - 847
Name - Reply Comment