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Dr. Shafi’s case to be taken up again in March

The case against Dr. Mohamed Shafi will be taken up again in March this year as the CID has requested a time period of 2 months to proceed with the probes and to report their findings to court.

The case against Dr. Shafi, who was accused of allegedly amassing assets through suspicious means, performing illegal sterilization surgeries and having links to terrorist activities, was taken up before Kurunegala Magistrate’s Court today (16).

Investigations have been launched into Dr. Shafi’s conduct while he was serving at Dambulla and Galewela hospitals.

Accordingly, the case was scheduled to be taken up again on 14 of March.