Lawyers informed court yesterday that MP R Dumindha Silva is receiving medical treatment in Singapore and that there is nothing to hide.
The lawyers were speaking at the time the case pertaining to the incident where MP R Dumindha Silva was fatally injured during the Mullariyawa shooting was taken up for hearing again at the Colombo Magistrate’s Court yesterday.
We now have with us President’s Counsel Hemantha Warnakulasooriya to give us more details.
Meanwhile, the attorney appearing on behalf of Bharatha Lakshman, Counsel Tirantha Walaliyedde stated that he will be against the Criminal Investigation Department in the future.
A statement made by the CID drew much attention from the gathering at court yesterday.
Assistant Superintendent of Police Shani Abeysekara who appeared on behalf of the CID stated in court that the death sentence was handed out to all defendants who were represented by Bharatha Laksman’s lawyer Tirantha Walaliyedde.
He also stated in open court that Counsel Tirantha Walaliyedde appearing on behalf of Bharatha Lakshman is making baseless allegations to the CID as a cover-up for his inabilities.