Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Ceremonial sittings for Sri Lanka's new Chief Justice on the 23rd
Mon, Jan 21, 2013, 08:34 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 21, Colombo: The ceremonial sittings of Sri Lanka's new Chief Justice Mohan Peiris has been organized for Wednesday (23).

The Registrar of the Supreme Court has said the arrangements are now being made for the ceremonial sittings.

The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) has already said that the Association would not attend the ceremonial sittings since it has resolved not to welcome the new Chief Justice due to the unfair removal of former Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake.

“There is no variation in the BASL resolution not to welcome government appointed new Chief Justice Mohan Peiris,” BASL President Wijedasa Rajapakshe said.

Rajapakshe has said that the BASL would not participate in Wednesday's ceremony.



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Japanese Naval Ship arrives at the Port of Colombo
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka ranked 103rd in Global Enabling Trade Index
-- [4 hours ago]
World Bank to provide US$ 70 million to uplift Sri Lanka's plantations sector
-- [5 hours ago]
Health Minister launches an inquiry into a prison doctor
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka state bus service receives record income during private bus strike
-- [6 hours ago]
Government mulls establishing an authority to regulate three-wheel transport
-- [6 hours ago]
PM explains phone call to IGP from Minister
Sri Lanka calls on Possessor States to expedite destroying their chemical weapons stockpiles
Korea Exim Bank to strengthen the connectivity of traffic network in Kandy
Sri Lankan government vows to take strict legal action against those who damage public property

Copyright © 2000, 2012 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.