Tuesday, 24 December 2013 - 13:12
19 Judges get transfers
Judicial sources stated that 19 High Court Judges and Civil Appeal Court Judges have received transfers with effect from the 1st of January 2014.
Among the transferred judges are: Judge of Colombo High Court Number 1 Kumuduni Wickremasinghe, Mount Lavinia Civil Appeal Court Judge Rohini Walgama, Colombo Civil Appeal Court Judge W.P. Dehideniya, Kandy Civil Appeal Court Judges Leon Senevirathna and Aruna Ranasinghe.
Judge of Kandy High Court Number 2 Amendra Senevirathna, Colombo High Court Judge Preethi Padma Surasena, Kalutara High Court Judge Amal Tilakarathna, Chillaw High Court Judge Padmini Ranawaka Gunatilaka, Colombo High Court Judge Shiran Gunarathna, Rathnapura High Court Judge Mohan Senevirathna have also received transfers.
Meanwhile Balapitiya High Court Judge A.A. R. Heiyantuduwa, Gampaha Civil Appeal Court Judge Shiromi Perera, North Central Provincial Civil Appeal Court Judge Nissanka Bandula Karunarathna, Judge of the Colombo Commercial High Court Number 1 Gamini Amarasekera were also transferred.
Other Judges who got transfers are: Judge of the Colombo Commercial High Court Number 2 Mahinda Samayawardana, Judge of the Colombo Commercial High Court Number 3 Chamath Morayaz, Judge of the Colombo and the Kegalle High Courts Menaka Wijesundera and Badulla Civil Appeal Court Judge Udaya Karaliyadda.