Petition filed in SC to prevent arrest of Madush by SL authorities

By Sarath Dharmasena

Sriyani Abeysekara Weerasekara of Sooriyawewa has filed a fundamental rights application in terms of Articles 26 and 17 read with Article 13 (1) of the Constitution to prevent Sri Lankan law enforcement authorities taking Samarasinghe Arachchilage Madush Lakshitha alias Makandure Madush into custody in Dubai.

The petitioner has sought Supreme Court intervention to prevent his imminent arrest.

Madush was arrested in Dubai in the first week of Feb 2019.

The petition revealed that Madush fled the country with his son in January 2015.

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