Local News | Colombo: The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) has appointed a special committee comprising senior members to study the proposed draft 20th Amendment to the Constitution and submit their views to the Executive Committee of BASL and the Bar Council for further action.
In addition, the Committee will also address the many areas in the constitution which require consideration on the need for further amendment, in order to address laws delays and other related matters affecting the administration of Justice, the BASL said in a statement on Friday.
Nihal Jayamanne, a President’s Counsel has been appointed as the chairman of the committee and Shantha Jayawardena as the convener.
The members of the committee are, lkram Mohamed, PC, M.M. Zuhair, PC, L.M.K. Arulanandam, PC, Prasantha Lal De Alwis, PC, Nihal Jayawardene, PC, Nalin Ladduwahetty, PC, Maithri Wickramasinghe, PC, Uditha Egalahewa, PC, Anura Meddegoda, PC, Mohan Weerakoon, PC, S.T. Jayanaga, PC, Priyal Wijayaweera, PC, Maurapada Gunawansha, PC, and Ravi Algama. More News