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Lalith Weeratunga and Anusha Palpita acquitted in Sil Redi case

The Court of Appeal today ordered to acquit and release former Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunge and former Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) Director General Anusha Palpita from Sil Redi distribution case.

Court of Appeal two-judge-bench comprising Justice Kumuduni Wickremasinghe and Justice Devika Abeyratne made this ruling taking into consideration the appeal petitions filed by Lalith Weeratunge and Anusha Palpita.

Mr Faiz Musthapha PC, Mr Shavindra Fernando PC and Mr Shantha Jayawardene appeared for Mr L Weeratunga and  Mr Kanchana Ratwatte, Mr Janaka Ranatunga and Mr Thushara Samanpali appeared for Mr Anusha Pelpita.