The Colombo Magistrate’s Court has ruled out any meeting between former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka and his private secretary Sha Silva.
Sarath Fonseka and his personal Secretary Senaka Silva alias Sha Silva are indicted for the illegal deployment of Army deserters. The case was taken up before Magistrate Rashmi Singapulli today. Both suspects were produced in Courts today when their lawyers sought permission for Sarath Fonseka and Senaka Silva to meet in the Courts complex or at the Naval Headquarters to broach how the case should proceed. However, State Counsel Damith Thotawatte said there are no legal provisions for such a meeting and the request should be turned down. Accordingly, the Chief Magistrate, ruling out such a meeting fu