Hirunews Logo
Court+Refuses+To+Issue+Warrant+Against+Udayanga+Weeratunga
Monday, 18 July 2016 - 15:48
Court Refuses To Issue Warrant Against Udayanga Weeratunga
8

Shares
1,060

Views

Colombo Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne today refused to grant a warrant for former Ambassador to Russia Udayanga Weratunge and said that the FCID must hand over the notice through the Foreign Ministry.

The FCID had sought an arrest warrant against Weeratunga for the alleged financial misconduct during the purchase of MiG aircrafts to the Sri Lanka Air Force.

The Magistrate denied the request on grounds that the previous warrant issued on Weeratunga did not follow proper procedure.

The notice issued by the Fort Magistrate’s Court calls for Udayanga Weeratunga to appear before court on the 26 of the September.

The case will be taken up for hearing once again on the 26th of September.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Top 25 beaches in the world
Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 12:02
TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards reveals top 25 beaches in the world. Baia do Sancho on the Brazilian archipelago Fernando de Noronha takes the top... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
1,972 Views
4,096 Views
2,706 Views
4,344 Views
2,989 Views
48,348 Views
Top