Court today decided to call the ongoing case against Minister of Finance Basil Rajapaksa and former Director General of the Divineguma Development Department Kithsiri Ranawaka, pertaining to Divineguma almanacs, once again on the 1st of December.
The decision was reached when the case was taken up before Colombo High Court Judge Damith Thotawatte this morning.
Court will be informed of the Attorney General’s decision regarding continuing the case, on that day.
Deputy Solicitor General Sudarshana De Silva informed Court that the decision which was due to be announced today will be informed at the next Court date, as statements need to be recorded from two witnesses of the case.
Notices have been issued for the second and third witnesses of the case to appear before Court on the 1st of December.