Jan 03, 2019

Hearing resumes today of case against Gotabhaya Featured

The special High Court trial-at-bar will today (03) resume hearing a case in which former defence secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa stands accused of having misused state funds of nearly Rs. 34 million.

It relates to the construction of D.A. Rajapaksa memorial museum at Medamulana in Hambantota.

The judges panel comprising Sampath Abeykoon, Sampath Wijayaratne and Champa Janaki Rajaratne will take up the matter and determine if the accused have received the documents from the complainant attorney general.

Rajapaksa and six other suspects are presently out on bail and their passports have been impounded.