Second Special High Court begins operations today (14)

A three-member bench of judges have been appointed to the Second Special High Court, declared open today (14) by the Minister of Justice and Prison Reforms, Thalatha Atukorale.

This new Court will function from the Hulftsdorp court complex and is the second of three such courts to be established in the country by the government.

These courts have been set up to hear and investigate serious cases of fraud and corruption as well as high profile cases.