Petition filed before Supreme Court against Gota’s citizenship verdict

A petition has been filed before the Supreme Court challenging the Appeal Court’s verdict on SLPP presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s citizenship case.

The petition against the Court of Appeal’s decision was filed today(13) by two social activists Gamini Viyangoda and Prof. Chandraguptha Thenuwara.

On 4 Oct, the Appeal Court dismissed Thenuwara and Viyangoda’s petition against the former Defense Secretary’s Sri Lankan Citizenship.