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Divisions of Court of Appeal

SCHEDULE

Bench

  • Hon. Justice N. Bandula Karunarathna, (P/CA)
  • Hon. Justice B. Sasi Mahendran

Nature of work

  • Writ applications filed from 1% September 2022 onwards
  • Transfer Applications
  • Expulsion Cases
  • All Contempt of Court Applications
  • Election Petition Cases
  • Any other matters not referred to in this Notice

Bench

  • Hon. Justice Sobhitha Rajakaruna

Nature of work

  • All Writ applications filed in 2021 (even numbers)
  • All Writ applications filed from 1st January 2022 to 31st August 2022.
  • All Writ Applications, transferred from Court 301 on the directions of His Lordship the President of the Court of Appeal, whenever necessary.

Bench

  • Hon. Justice Menaka Wijesundara
  • Hon. Justice Wickum A. Kaluarachchi

Nature of work

  • All High Court Criminal Appeals (odd numbers)
  • All Bail Applications
  • Bail Appeals from High Court (BAA).

Bench

  • Hon. Justice M.T. Mohammed Laffar

Nature of work

  • All Writ applications filed in 2019, 2020 & 2021 (odd numbers).
  • All Writ Applications, transferred from Court 301 on the directions of His Lordship the President of the Court Appeals, whenever necessary.

Bench

  • Hon. Justice Sampath B. Abeykoon
  • Hon. Justice P. Kumararatnam

Nature of work

  • All High Court Criminal Appeals (even numbers)
  • Appeals and Revision applications from the Provincial High Court (Criminal Cases).
  • Extradition Cases.
  • Leave to Appeal applications (Criminal).
  • MCR applications.
  • Miscellaneous applications (Criminal).

Bench

  • Hon. Justice M. Sampath K.B.Wijerathna
  • Hon. Justice M.A.R. Marikkar

Nature of work

  • Appeals and Revision applications from the Provincial High Court (Civil Cases)
  • Land Acquisition Board of Review cases
  • Leave to Appeal applications (Civil)
  • Miscellaneous applications (Civil)
  • Inland Revenue Cases stated by the Tax Appeals Commission filed from 01° January 2023 onwards.
  • Inland Revenue Cases stated by the Tax Appeals Commission filed during 2020 and 2021.
  • Writ Applications, transferred from Court 301 on the directions of His Lordship the President of the Court of Appeal, whenever necessary.

Bench

  • Hon. Justice S.U.B. Karaliyadd
  • Hon. Justice Mayadunna Corea

Nature of work

  • All remaining Inland Revenue Cases stated by the Tax Appeals Commission filed in 2009 up to 2016 and 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2022.
  • Writ Applications, transferred from Court 301 on the directions of His Lordship the President of the Court of Appeal, whenever necessary.

Bench

  • Hon. Justice R. Gurusinghe
  • Hon. Justice Chamath Morais

Nature of work

  • All remaining Final Appeals from District Courts.
  • All Restitutio in Integrum applications.
  • All Admiralty matters.
  • All Injunction applications.
  • All Habeas Corpus applications.
  • All Appeals under the Right to Information Act.
  • Writ Applications, transferred from Court 301 on the directions of His Lordship the President of the Court of Appeal, whenever necessary.

Bench

  • Hon. Justice Dhammika Ganepola

Nature of work

  • All Writ applications filed from 2004 to 2018 (odd numbers and even numbers).
  • All Writ applications filed in 2019 and 2020 (even numbers).
  • Writ Applications, transferred from Court 301 on the directions of His Lordship the President of the Court of Appeal, whenever necessary.

Bench

  • Hon. Justice M. T. Mohommed Laffar
  • Hon. Justice S. U. B. Karalliyadde 

Nature of work

  • Appeals, Revisions and Leave to Appeal applications from the Wakfs Board and Quazi Courts.