SC order on Court Martial reserved for December 9
The Supreme Court yesterday reserved its order for December 9, in
respect of the findings against Sarath Fonseka by the Court Martial. The
Bench comprised Senior Supreme Court Judge Justice Dr Shirani A
Bandaranayake, Justice Nimal Gamini Amaratunga, Justice Saleem Marsoof
PC and Justice K Sripavan. On an application by Presidentís Counsel
Romesh de Silva, Senior Counsel for Sarath Fonseka, Justice Dr Shirani
Bandaranayake directed the Prison authorities to produce Sarath Fonseka
before Court on the next date, December 9, 2010.
Attorney General Presidentís Counsel Mohan Pieris with Deputy
Solicitor General Frazna Jameel, Senior State Counsel Arjuna Obeysekere
and Senior State Counsel Nerin Pulle appeared for the State.
Presidentís Counsel Romesh de Silva with Saliya Peiris, Nilanthi
Peiris, Sugath Caldera, Riyad Hameen, Shanaka Cooray, Eraj de Silva
instructed by Paul Ratnayake Associates appeared for Sarath Fonseka.