Sarath N. Silva to face contempt of court charges

Former Chief Justice Sarath N. Silva has been ordered to appear in court next month to face contempt of court charges.

Notice has been issued by the Supreme Court on Sarath N. Silva to appear in court on February 07.

A petition was filed in the Supreme Court alleging that Sarath N. Silva had made a statement during a meeting in Maradana which was in contempt of court.