BASL adopts resolution on threat to judiciary

The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) today adopted a resolution on the threats faced by the judiciary.

During a meeting held today the BASL resolution called for the protection of the independence of the judiciary.

It also condemned the attack on the Secretary of the Judicial Services Commission (JSC) Manjula Tillakaratne.

BASL President Wijeydasa Rajapaksa said that the BASL had also urged the police to arrest those responsible for the attack on the JSC secretary within a month.