Avant-Garde case: Preliminary objections rejected
The Colombo High Court, today (30), decided to reject the preliminary objections raised by the defence in the Avant-Garde case filed against eight defendants including the Chairman of Avant-Garde Maritime Services, Nissanka Senadhipathi.
The High Court has rejected the preliminary objections after the defendant citing the illegality of the charges filed.
The Judge Bench comprised Justice Dhammika Ganepola, Aditya Patabendige, and Manjula Tilakaratne.
The Three-Judge Bench decided to commence the hearing of the case on 2 September. However, the case will be taken up again on 30 July.