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Outdated laws will be amended – Minister Ali Sabry

Justice Minister Ali Sabry after the discussion at the Kandy Court Complex.
Justice Minister Ali Sabry after the discussion at the Kandy Court Complex.

Justice Minister Ali Sabry, PC said that outdated laws will be amended including the Code of Criminal and Civil Procedure and new laws introduced.

The Minister said that the committee that was appointed to amend the laws is working in this regard and the new laws will be implemented in consultation with judges.

He was speaking to the media after a discussion with representatives of the Kandy Bar Association at the Kandy Court Complex yesterday.

The Minister said that the President would convene a Cabinet meeting soon to discuss the report of the Presidential Commission on the Easter Attack. The preliminary draft of the new Constitution will be submitted by the expert committee before the end of March and that the new Constitution will be brought before the end of the year, he said.