Jayantha Jayasuriya Sri Lanka’s new Chief Justice

ECONOMYNEXT – The Sri Lankan government’s chief legal adviser, attorney general Jayantha Jayasuriya, has been appointed the island’s new Chief Justice, the state information office said.

The Constitutional Council had unanimously approved Jayasuriya as the Chief Justice on the recommendation of President Maithripala Sirisena.
(COLOMBO, April 26, 2019-SB)
 

Tags :