Con­tempt of Court case on Feb.26

Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka) - - FRONT PAGE - BY S.S. SELVANAYAGAM

The Supreme Court yesterday fixed for Fe­bru­ary 26 the case in which UNP MP Ran­jan Ra­manayake is charged with con­tempt of court.

He pleaded not guilty when the charges were read out to him on an ear­lier oc­ca­sion.

The Court June 18 di­rected the AG to fur­nish draft Rule against Mr. Ra­manayake to show cause as to why he should not be charged in re­spect of two pe­ti­tions com­plain­ing com­plain­ing that he had com­mit­ted the of­fence of Con­tempt of Court.

Pres­i­dent’s Coun­sel M.A. Su­man­thi­ran with Jerusha Cros­sette Tham­biah ap­peared for Mr. Ra­manayake.

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