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Special High Court to start hearing cases from July 4

Sri Lanka’s first permanent High Court Trial-at-Bar , set up to expedite the high profile corruption cases against former government, will start hearing cases related to money laundering, graft and financial crimes from July 4, the Cabinet spokesman said today. Last month, Parliament had passed the Judicature (Amendment) Act, brought …

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Main suspect in Kataragam Kiriwehera shooting identified

Police have identified the main suspect in the shooting incident which injured two Buddhist monks including the chief incumbent of the Kataragama Kiriwehera Rajamaha Viharaya. Police Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekara said that the suspect has been identified as Asela Lakshman Bandara, who had previously worked at the Mahasen Devalaya at …

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Police nabs a person with over 200 g of heroin

A 25 year old has been arrested by the Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB), at Weerapura area in Kuliyapitiya, for the possession of heroin. PNB have seized 203 g 189 mg of heroin on the arrested youth, who is a resident of Diyakamulla, Kuliyapitiya. Meanwhile, 3 other people from several areas …

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