Another SC judges steps away from considering Rishad’s FR

Another SC judges steps away from considering Rishad’s FR

Another SC judges steps away from considering Rishad’s FR

Written by Zulfick Farzan

05 Jul, 2021 | 2:06 pm

COLOMBO (News 1st); Another Judge of the Supreme Court recused himself from considering the Fundamental Rights application filed by Ex-Minister and Member of Parliament Rishad Bathiudeen & his brother Riyadh Bathiudeen on Monday (05).

Justice Mahinda Samayawardhana recused himself from the application citing personal reasons.

Three other Judges of the Supreme Court recused themselves from considering the FR application in question citing personal reasons on three-separate occassions.

The FR application will be called up for consideration again on the 08th of July.

Rishad Bathiudeen & his brother Riyadh Bathiudeen filed FR applications with the Supreme Court challenging their arrest under the Prevention of Terrorism Act and detention.

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