The Constitutional Council (CC) has approved the nomination made by President Maithripala Sirisena to replace Supreme Court judge Eva Wanasundera.
Eva Wanasundera had retired as a Supreme Court judge and the President had nominated a replacement.
The CC which met today unanimously approved the nomination of the President.
The Constitutional Council, chaired by Speaker Karu Jayasuriya, also reconfirmed the nominations made by President Maithripala Sirisena for the appointment of three Supreme Court judges and one Court of Appeal judge. (Colombo Gazette)