The Supreme Court decides to continue with the restraining order preventing Mr.Mahinda Rajapakse functioning as the Prime Minister and the activities of the Cabinet.
The Supreme Court decided today to suspend the Appeal Court hearing until the hearing of the appeal is concluded. The order has been issued by the Supreme Court justices Iva Wanasundera, Buweneka Aluvihare and Vijith K.Mallalgoda. It was decided to hear the appeal petitions on the 16th , 17th, and 18th of next month. It was also decided to hear the case before a five-judge-bench of the Supreme Court.