Constitutional Council Approves President’s nominee for Court of Appeal

Thinappuyal English December 12, 2019 Comments Off on Constitutional Council Approves President’s nominee for Court of Appeal

The Constitutional Council today (Dec 12) unanimously approved nomination made by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa regarding the appointment of High Court judge Ms. M.D. S. Abeyratne as a Court of Appeal Judge.

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The nomination was made by the President  in terms of Articles 107 (1) and 41A (1) of the Constitution, a statement from the Parliament’s Department of Communication said.

The vacancy came into effect following the retirement of  Court of Appeal Judge Deepali Wijesundara.