Court of Appeal issues notice to respondents of Kadirgamar land case
August 5, 2013 12:52 pm
The Court of Appeal has issued notice on the respondents in the case filed by assassinated former Foreign Minister Lakshman Kadirgamar’s son, S.J.C. Kadirgamar against the acquisition of his father’s land in Jaffna by the government.
The petition also claims that that he is being unlawfully prevented from returning to his land through the setting up of barbed wire fences and barricades which are also manned by armed forces and also through the unauthorised construction taking place near the property.
Minister of Lands and Land Development Janaka Bandara Tennakoon, A. Sivaswamy, Land Acquiring Officer of the Jaffna District and the Land Survey Officer of the Jaffna District have been mentioned as respondents.