AG to file revision application against Pujith’s & Hemasiri’s bail
Attorney General Dappula De Livera will file a revision application before the High Court against the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s decision this morning to release IGP Pujith Jayasundara and former Defence Ministry Secretary Hemasiri Fernando on bail.
Coordinating Officer to the Attorney General State Counsel Nishara Jayaratne told RepublicNext that as soon as the Department receives a copy of Colombo Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne’s order granting bail to the two defendants, it will move to file a revision application against today’s order.
IGP Jayasundara and former Defence Ministry Secretary Fernando who had been on remand custody over charges of negligence in the Easter Sunday bombings were released this morning on surety bail of Rs. 500,000 each.