Trial–at-bar to hear Bharatha murder case

gavelA trial-at-bar has been appointed to hear the case into the murder of Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra.

A request was made to consider the case as special and appoint a trial-at-bar.

Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra was an advisor to former President Mahinda Rajapaksa. He was killed along with his bodyguards during a shootout in October 2011.