Thursday, 23rd September 2021

Petition filed against Presidents state of mind

British Asia News Network

Sri Lanka: A written petition by a woman named Thakshila Lakmali Jayawardena has been filed to the Court of Appeal (CA) today seeking an order directing the IGP to go to the District Courts to inquire into the state of mind of President Maithripala Sirisena.  

Ms. Jayawardena filed the written petition seeking the CA to issue a mandate by virtue of section II of the Mental Diseases Ordinance for the purpose of inquiring into the state of mind of President Sirisena.

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