Jan 21, 2020

Gihan Pilapitiya interdicted

Embilipitiya High Court Judge Gihan Pilapitiya has been interdicted over the controversial recording of telephone conversations with former State Minister Ranjan Ramanayake.

On Sunday (19), the Colombo Crimes Division (CCD) had recorded a statement from Judge Pilapitiya for more than three hours in connection.

Meanwhile, interdicted Magistrate Dhammika Hemapala had also given a 3-hour-long statement to the CCD regarding the telephone conversation he held with MP Ramanayake.