The Parliamentary Select Committee considering the impeachment against the Chief Justice is scheduled to meet for the fourth time this afternoon.
Deputy Speaker Chandima Weerakkody said that Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake is scheduled to appear before the PSC at about 2.30 p.m. today.
Deputy Speaker Chandima Weerakkody explaining further about this to our news team stated as follows:
Meanwhile a PSC member said that Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake obtained all documents pertaining to her bank accounts and assets and liabilities from the relevant institutions and provided copies of those documents to the representatives of the PSC probing the impeachment.
The member said that these copies were supplied to the relevant members at the time the special PSC met yesterday.
He said further that when the PSC meets today these copies would be provided to the relevant persons on the side of the Chief Justice.
The UNP too submitted a document before the PSC yesterday.
Participating at a media briefing held in Colombo yesterday PSC member MP John Amaratunga said that the four MPs of the Opposition act independently.