Oct 12, 2018

President’s CJ proposal approved

The nomination made by the President for the post of Chief Justice, has been approved by the Constitutional Council, according to the Speaker’s media sources.

Accordingly, the President has nominated Supreme Court Judge Nalin Perera as the new Chief Justice and the Constitutional Council had approved it.

Nalin Perera has come up in the judicial system from the Magistrate’s Court and was appointed as a Supreme Court Judge in 2016.

The current Chief Justice Priyasad Depp is expected to retire from his post today.

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