Jan 24, 2022

4 SC judges become 1st tier contacts Featured

Four Supreme Court judges have been identified as first tier Covid contacts.

Accordingly, Rapid Antigen Covid tests will be conducted at the Supreme Court tomorrow (25), Registrar of the Supreme Court Pradeep Mahamutugala said yesterday (23).

He stated however, that this will not hamper the operations of the Supreme Court and that the court proceedings will continue unhampered.

Chief Justice Jayantha Jayasuriya did not attend the hearing of the petitions filed on the 20th seeking annulment of the decision to transfer the shares of the Yugadanavi power plant to an American company.

Therefore, the Supreme Court has decided to adjourn the hearing of the Yugadanavi petitions from February 03 to February 7.