Raviraj case; CA issues warrant to arrest Naval officer Prasad


The Court of Appeal has issued a warrant for the arrest of Prasad Hettiarachchi, an officer of the Sri Lanka Navy, a respondent in the petition before it. Prasad Hettiarachchi has been named as a respondent of the petition submitted by Nadarajah Raviraj’s wife, through which she requested that the murder case of her husband be taken up for hearing again.

Court releases thirteen medical students on bail


Colombo Additional Magistrate Jeyram Trotsky ordered that thirteen medical faculty undergraduates arrested allegedly for engaging in a Satyagraha campaign at Lipton Circus against the SAITM in violation of a Court order be released on bail. The suspects were ordered to be released on cash bail of Rs.500,000 each.

Main suspect in the Nallur shooting remanded


The main suspect in the alleged attack on Jaffna High Court Judge Ilanchelian was remanded till August 8 by the Jaffna Magistrate Satheeskaran on July 25. He made the order when the suspect Sivarasa Jayanthan was produced by the police at his residence. Earlier the main suspect surrendered to the police.

Court extends remand of Senior DIG Lalith Jayasinghe


Kayts Magistrate has extended the remand of Senior Deputy Inspector General Lalith A. Jayasinghe till August 8. He was remanded allegedly for harbouring and assisting the main suspect in Vidya Sivaloganathan murder case. Jayasinghe was the Senior DIG of the Kandy Division at the time of the arrest.






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