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PM’s legal advisor appointed

Jayantha Weerasinghe PC has been appointed as the legal advisor of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa.  

Weerasinghe , a past pupil of Royal College , Colombo took oaths as a lawyer after completing  his LLB at the University of Colombo.

He was appointed as President’s Counsel in 2010.

He played a pivotal role in defending the then opposition camp by providing legal assistance in the face oppression unleashed by the Good governance government.

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