Vidhya murder trial order today


The verdict of the gang rape and murder of teenage student Vidhya of ward 9, Pungudutheewu, is to be delivered in Jaffna today, September 27 by the Trial at Bar that heard the case. The offences were committed in Kayts on May 13, 2015.

Sil Redi case convicts granted bail


Lalith Weeratunga, Secretary to former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, and Anusa Palpita, former Director General of the Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (TRC), convicts in ‘Sil Redi’ case have been granted bail by Colombo High Court Judge, Gihan Kulatunga.

Ryan's remand extended by Court


Maligakanda Magistrate’s Court has extended the remand of Convener of the Medical Faculty Students’ Action Committee, Ryan Jayalath until September 20, when he produced before it. He has been accused of forcefully entering the Health Ministry and destroying public property during an anti-SAITM protest march on June 22. Earlier, he had surrendered to the court by means of an attorney on August 18.






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