President nominates 14 Justices to Appeals Court
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has referred names of 14 nominees to the Parliamentary Council, to be appointed as justices of the Court of Appeal.
The 14 names include; Judges Menaka Wijesundara, D.N. Samarakoon, M. Prasantha de Silva, M.T.M Lafeer, C. Pradeep Keethisinghe, Sampath B. Abeykoon, M.S.K.B. Wijerathna, R.Gurusinghe, G.A.D. Ganepola, K.K.A.V. Swarnadhipathi, M. Corea, Prabhaharan Kumararatnam, W.M.N.P. Iddawela and Sampath Mendis.
In addition, the President has also recommended confirming acting IGP C.D. Wickremaratne in the post. The Parliamentary Council which is scheduled to meet on Monday (23) at 4.00pm will take these two matters into discussion.