The Colombo High Court has decided to hear the Attorney General’s revision application against granting bail to former Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne, on the 5th of March, The court also issued notice on the parliamentarian. The revised application was taken up before the Colombo High Court Judge Manjula Thilakaratne. He noticed to submit objections, if any, on Thursday. Hearing of revised application is fixed for 5th of March.
Dr. Rajitha Senaratne was arrested late last month and remanded over the controversial “white van” press conference organized by him in November, but he continued to receive treatment at the hospital.
On December 30, Colombo Magistrate’s Court ordered to release the former Health Minister on bail.