Supreme Court dismisses appeal against Prez’s citizenship verdict

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal filed by social activists Gamini Viyangoda and Prof. Chandraguptha Thenuwara against the Court of Appeal judgement in President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s citizenship case.

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

Following the judgement, a petition against the Court of Appeal’s decision was filed by the duo on the 13 November last year.