Prior to Bharatha Lakshman Murder Trial Judgement Heavy Security near High Court

Prior to Bharatha Lakshman Murder Trial Judgement Heavy Security near High Court

ti7iThe Police Special Task Force and special police teams have been deployed around Colombo High Court ahead of the announcement of the verdict of the Bharatha Lakshman murder trial case.

Thirteen individuals including the former MP Duminda Silva stand accused in the trial.

The case was heard by a trial-at-bar of Colombo High Court from October last year. Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra was killed in a shooting incident on the 8th of October-2011.

Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra was an adviser to the then former President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the time of the murder.