Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Court+of+Appeal+issues+an+interim+injunction+on+Prime+Minister+Mahinda+Rajapaksa+and+his+cabinet+of+ministers+++
Monday, 03 December 2018 - 20:54
Court of Appeal issues an interim injunction on Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and his cabinet of ministers
127

Shares
15,293

Views

The Court of Appeal issued an interim injunction preventing the functioning of the current government.

Accordingly, the interim injunction has prevented Mahinda Rajapaksa from functioning as the prime minister and all other ministers in their portfolios until the Quo Warrantor writ against them is heard on December 12.

The Quo Warrantor Writ was filed challenging that the Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and his cabinet has no authority to hold such positions. 122 MPs including a former prime minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe filed the Quo Warrantor writ against the government on November 23.

The Quo Warrantor which was considered by the chairman of the Court of Appeal Prithi Padman Surasena and Justice Arjun Obeseykera also ordered to send notices to all the respondents including the prime minister and his cabinet of ministers.


Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
5,540 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
9,849 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
8,841 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
23,121 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,362 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
56,051 Views
Top