Complaints against Ranjan postponed
September 13, 2017 12:57 pm
The hearing of two cases against Social Empowerment, Welfare and Kandyan Heritage Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramanayake were postponed today. (13)
The cases alleged that the Deputy Minister vehemently insulted the reputation of the judiciary and lawyers at a press conference held on August 21.
The complaints were taken up for hearing before the Bench of judges comprising Eva Wanasundara and Vijith Ratmalgoda today, the Ada Derana court reporter said.
Ven. Magalkande Sudantha Thera of Bodu Bala Sena Organization (BBS) on August 23,made a complaint to Supreme Court on seeking a contempt of court action against Deputy Minister Ranjan Ramanayake for allegedly making an insulting attack on the reputation of the judiciary and lawyers at a press conference held on August 21.