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Judgments Delivered in 2016
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03/08/16
SC APPEAL No. 84/2011
Brown and Company Limited, No. 481, T. B. Jaya Mawatha, Colombo 10. Petitioner Vs 1The Commissioner of Labour, Labour Secretariat, Narahenpita, Colombo 5. 2. A. Dissanayake, Assistant Commissioner of Labour, (Colombo Central), Labour Secretariat, Colombo 5. 3. R. B. Godamunna, Deputy Commissioner of Labour,Industrial Relations Unit, 7th Floor,Labour Sectretariat. Respondents M. V. Thegarajah, 23/2, Independence Avenue, Colombo 7. Complainant Respondent AND NOW BETWEEN Brown and Company Limited, No. 481, T. B. Jaya Mawatha, Colombo 10. Petitioner Appellant Vs 1 The Commissioner of Labour, Labour Secretariat, Narahenpita, Colombo 5. 2. A. Dissanayake, Assistant Commissioner of Labour, (Colombo Central), Labour Secretariat, Colombo 5. 3.R. B. Godamunna, Deputy Commissioner of Labour,Industrial Relations Unit, 7th Floor, Labour Sectretariat, Respondents Respondents M. V. Thegarajah, 23/2, Independence Avenue, Colombo 7. Complainant Respondent Respondent
 
02/08/16
SC Appeal No.100/15
U. B. Heenkenda No. 77, Peralanda Road, Pandiwatte, Kundasale. APPLICANT V. H. B. S. Motors (Private) Limited 37, Cross Street, Kandy EMPLOYER H. B. S. Motors (Private) Limited 37, Cross Street, Kandy EMPOYER-PETITIONER- V U. B. Heenkenda No. 77, Peralanda Road, Pandiwatte, Kundasale. APPLICANT-PRESPONDENT B. M. Wipularatna Banda No.106/1 Harnakahawa, Kandy. RESPONDENT And Now Between H. B. S. Motors (Private) Limited 37, Cross Street, EMPLOYER-PETITIONER-APPELLANT V. U.B. Heenkenda, Pandiwatte, Kundasale. APPLICANT-RESPONDENT-RESPONDENTB.M.Wipularatna Banda No.106/1 Harnakahawa, Kandy. RESPONDENT-RESPONDENT
 
02/08/16
SCFR Application No:26/2009
Dodampe Gamage Asantha Aravinda, No,466, Madawalamulla, Galle. (Presently detained at the Welikada Remand Prison) Petitioner Vs. 1. Atapattu (21899) Police Sergeant, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 2. Bandu Saman (64017) Police Constable, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 3. Jinadasa (24187) Police Sergeant, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 4. Hemachandra (22331) Police Sergeant, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 5. Edirisinghe (25156) Police Sergeant, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 6. Karunarathne (858) Police Sergeant, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 7. Gamini (58881) Police Constable, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 8. Wajira (14705) Police Constable, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 9. Jayawardane (62785) Police Constable, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 10. Sugath (3089) Police Constable, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 11. Officer in Charge, Police Station, Pitabeddara. 12. P.V. Chandrasiri, Naththawila Road, Tennahena, Pitabeddara. 13. Deputy Inspector General of Police of Southern Range, Office of the Deputy Inspector General of Police of the Southern Range, Galle. 14. Inspector General of Police, Sri Lanka Police Head Quarters, Colombo 01. 15. Honourable Attorney General, Department of the Attorney General, Colombo 12. Respondents
 
28/07/16
Case No. S.C. (Writ) 01/2014
Balangoda Plantations PLC 110, Norris Canal Road, Colombo 10. PETITIONER Vs. 1. Janaka Bandara Tennakoon Minister of Lands and Land Development, 80/5, “Govijana Mandiraya” Rajamalwatta Mawatha, Battaramulla. 2. C.M. Kottewatte Divisional Secretary Ratnapura Ratnapura Divisional Secretariat Office Ratnapura. 3. H.W. Gunadasa Former District Secretary Ratnapura, District Secretariat, Ratnaprua. 4. Hon. W.D.J. Seneviratne Minister of Public Administration and Home Affairs, Independence Square, Colombo 7 5. Hon. Mahinda Samarasinghe Minister of Plantation Industries Ministry of Plantation Industries 55/75, Vauxhall Lane, Colombo 2. 6. Secretary Ministry of Plantation Industries 55/75, Vauxhall Lane, Colombo 2. 7. Sri Lanka State Plantations Corporation, No. 11, Duke Street, Colombo 1. 8. Hon. Attorney General Attorney General’s Department, Colombo 12. RESPONDENTS
 
28/07/16
S.C. Appeal No. 137/2014
Meringnage Rohan Fernando 144, Old Negombo Road, Kanuwana, Ja-Ela. PLAINTIFF Vs. Patikiri Arachchige Dona Indrani Chandralatha Amarasekera No. 52, Weragala, Padukka. DEFENDANT AND Patikiri Arachchige Dona Indrani Chandralatha Amarasekera No. 52, Weragala, Padukka. DEFENDANT-APPELLANT Vs. Meringnage Rohan Fernando 144, Old Negombo Road, Kanuwana, Ja-Ela. PLAINTIFF-RESPONDENT AND NOW BETWEEN Meringnage Rohan Fernando 144, Old Negombo Road, Kanuwana, Ja-Ela. PLAINTIFF-RESPONDENT-PETITIONER Vs. Patikiri Arachchige Dona Indrani Chandralatha Amarasekera No. 52, Weragala, Padukka. DEFENDANT-APPELLANT-RESPONDENT
 
28/07/16
S.C. (F.R.) Application No.368/2012
1. Mananadewage Shifani, No.34/1, Kolamunna, Piliyandala. 2. Nazreen Nazar, 3. Hazna Nazar, Both minor children presently believed to be residing at No.10, Horton Place, Colombo 07, and appearing by their mother, Custodian and/or Next Friend, Mananadewage Shifani (the 1st Petitioner above-named), of No. 34/1, Kolamunna, Piliyandala. Petitioners Vs. 1. W.A. Somaratne Wijayamuni, Officer-in-Charge, Police Station, Piliyandala. 2. Samanthi Gunasekara, Police Officer (WPC), Women and Children‟s Division, Police Station, Piliyandala. 3. Kattadige Dayananda, Police Officer (PC No.22039), Police Station, Piliyandala. 4. Ellagodage Thushara Rukshan, Police Officer (PC No.72753), Police Station, Piliyandala. 5. Kadiragamar, Officer attached to the Special Police Investigations Unit, National Child Protection Authority, 6. Buddhika Prasad Balachandra, Officer-in-Charge, Special Police Investigations Unit, National Child Protection Authority, 7. R.M.R. Rathnayaka, Officer attached to the Special Police Investigations Unit, National Child Protection Authority, 8. Sarath Kariyapperuma, Officer attached to the Special Police Investigations Unit, National Child Protection Authority, All of the National Child Protection Authority of No.330, Thalawathugoda Road, Madiwela. 9. Ravi Wijayagunawardena, Deputy Inspector General- Crimes and Operations, Sri Lanka Police, Police Headquarters, Colombo 01. 10. P. Jayasundera, Inspector General of Police, Sri Lanka Police, Police Headquarters, Colombo 01. 11. National Child Protection Authority, No.330, Thalawathugoda Road, Madiwela. 12. Natasha Balendra, Chairperson, National Child Protection Authority, No.330, Thalawathugoda Road, Madiwela. 13. J.L.P. Wilson, Registrar, District Court of Colombo, Registry of the District Court of Colombo, Hulftsdorp Street, Colombo 12. 14. H.V. Sarath, Probation Officer, Probation Office (Colombo), No. 375, Dam Street, Colombo 12. 15. Yamuna Perera, Commissioner, Department of Probation and Child Care Services, No.150A, L.H.P. Building, Nawala Road, Nugegoda. 16. Mohamed Ismail Mohamed Nazar, No.10, Horton Place, Colombo 07. 17. Hon. Attorney-General, Attorney-General‟s Department, Hulftsdorp Street, Colombo 12. Respondents
 
26/07/16
S.C.Appeal No.108/2014
Jayapathma Herath Mudiyanselage Herath Banda In front of Kotawehera Police Station, Kotawehera 4thDefendant-Appellant-Appellant vs. Herath Mudiyanselage Menuhami Andarakatuwa, Mahakirinda, Mahagiriulla Plaintiff-Respondent-Respondent 1. Jayapathma Herath Mudiyanselage Dingiri Menika, Halambe, Monnakulama 1A.RasnayakeMudiyanselageKapuru Bandara Rasnayake, No.279/4, Meda Ela Para, Nikaweratiya 2.KulatungaRanasingheHerath MudiyanselageHerathBandage Somawathie 3. Herath Mudiyanselage Herathhamige Dingiri Amma, Diganna Watta, Digannewa 4. Jayapathma Herath Mudiyanselage Tikiri Banda, Mole Kade, Ihala Agarauda, Monnekulama 5. Jayapathma Herath Mudiyanselage Bandaranayake, In front of Kotawehera Police Station, Kotawehera Defendant-Respondent-Respondents
 
25/07/16
SC Appeal 198/ 15
 
 
25/07/16
SC Appeal 128/ 13
 
 
22/07/16
SC Appeal 82/2013
 
 
21/07/16
SC APPEAL No .202 / 2012
BogahawattaDurageChandana Pushpakumara, No. 36/14, Ratnapura Road, Pelmadulla. Vs 1.KottewattaArachchilageYasawathie Nanda Gunawardena,No. 98/5 DharmapalaMawathaPannipitiya. 2.NalinGankanda, UdahaWalawwa, Gallpoththawala, Pelmadulla. 3.Dinesh Rajiv Gankanda, UdahaWalawwa, Galpottawala, Pelmadulla. 4.VijithaGunatileka, No. 105, DharmapalaMawatha, Pelmadulla. 5. IduranPitiyaKankanamalage Ratnaseeli,DharmapalaMawatha, Pelmadulla. 6. IduranPitiyaKankanamalageMangalasiri,DharmapalaMawatha, Pelmadulla. 7. IduranPitiyaKankanamalageThusithananda,DharmapalaMawatha, Pelmadulla. 8. KottawattaArachchilageGunawardena,DharmapalaMawathaPedesa,Pelmadulla. 9. BeligaswattaAkkaranKuruppuMudiyanselageSirinilame, Mudduwa ,Ratnapura. 10.BeligaswattaAkkaranKuruppuMudiyanselageSugathapala, Mudduwa , Ratnapura. 11.LindawatteNandawathie, VidyalayaMawatha, Pelmadulla. 12. G. L. Jinadasa, PahalaBempitiya, Medawatta, Pelmadulla. 13. A.M.M. Kularatne, No. 13, Medawatta,Bopitiya, Pelmadulla. 14. A. M. Dharmawardena, Kutwapitiya, Pelmadulla. 15. G. G. Dharmadasa, VidyalaMawatha, Pelmadulla. 16. S. A. Keerthithilaka, 1/101, Ratnapura Road, Pelmadulla. 17. W. A. AnandaWickremasinghe, 99, Ratnapura Road, Pelmadulla. 18. B. A. M. Abeyratne, 171/3, Pahalawatta,Mudduwa, Ratnapura. 19. W. M. AsithaWijesundera, Ratnapura Road, Pelmadulla. 20.WelwitaLiyanaArachchilageSunderawathieMenike, c/o AnandaHewawasam, Bulugahapitiya, Ehaliyagoda. 21. BeligaswattaAkkaranKuruppu MudiyanselageGaminiKamalaratne Sirinilame, 171/3, Pahalawatta, Mudduwa, Ratnapura. 22.BeligaswattaAkkaranKuruppuMudiyanselageDushmanthaDharmakeerthiSirinilame, Dadadeniya, Ehaliyagoda. 23.BeligaswattaAkkaranKuruppuMudiyanselageDhammikaSirikumariSirinilame, c/o AnandaHewawasam, Bulugahapitiya, Ehaliyagoda. 24.BeligaswattaAkkaranKuruppuMudiyanselageGnanathilakaThamarakumariSirinilame, 25.BeligaswattaAkkaranKuruppuMudiyanselageGnanathilakaNavaratneSirinilame, 26.BeligaswattaAkkaranKuruppuMudiyanselageGnanathilakaUpulAnuradhaSirinilame, The 24th, 25th, and 26th Defendants above are all of 171/3, PahalaWatta, Mudduwa, Ratnapura. Defendants AND BogahawattaDurageChandana Pushpakumara, No. 36/14, Ratnapura Road, Pelmadulla. Plaintiff Petitioner Vs G. G. Dharmadasa, No. 1, VidyalaMawatha, Pelmadulla. 15th Defendant Respondent AND BETWEEN G. G. Dharmadasa, No. 1, VidyalaMawatha, Pelmadulla. 15th Defendant Respondent Petitioner Vs BogahawattaDurageChandana Pushpakumara, No. 36/14, Ratnapura Road, Pelmadulla. Plaintiff Petitioner Respondent AND NOW BETWEEN BogahawattaDurageChandana Pushpakumara, No. 36/14, Ratnapura Road, Pelmadulla. Plaintiff Petitioner Respondent Appellant Vs G. G. Dharmadasa, No. 1, VidyalaMawatha, Pelmadulla. 15th Defendant Respondent Petitioner Respondent
 
20/07/16
SC Appeal 142/ 2012
 
 
20/07/16
SC FR No. 45/2015
1. T.D. Mataraarachchi, No. 3A, Mawatha II, Sevana, Aruppola, Kandy and 5 others Petitioners vs 1. University Grants Commission, No. 20, Ward Place, Colombo 7. and 18 others Respondents
 
20/07/16
SC FR No. 13/2015
1. D.T. Wickramaratna, Green crescent, Godagama, Matara. ad 41 others Petitioners vs 1. University Grants Commission, No. 20, Ward Place, Colombo 7. and 18 others Respondents
 
20/07/16
SC FR No. 09/2015
1. R.H.A.S.S. Karunarathna, Na Sevana, Deraniyagala and 34 others Petitioners vs 1. University Grants Commission, No. 20, Ward Place, Colombo 7. 18 others Respondents
 
18/07/16
S.C. Appeal 33/2005
Gilbert Samaraweera PLAINTIFF (Deceased) Weerasooriya Arachchige Agnes No. 273/A, North Mulleriyawa, Angoda. SUBSTITUTED PLAINTIFF-RESPONDENT-APPELLANT-PETITIONER Vs. Mahadurage Hemapala No. 170, Galle Road, Dehiwela. RESPONDENT-APPELLANT-RESPONDENT (Deceased) AND NOW BETWEEN Weerasooriya Arachchige Agnes No. 273/A, North Mulleriyawa, Angoda. SUBSTITUTED PLAINTIFF-RESPONDENT-APPELLANT-PETITIONER Vs. Mahadurage Hemapala No. 170, Galle Road, Dehiwela. RESPONDENT-APPELLANT-RESPONDENT (Deceased) Mahadurage Asantha Senarathna No. 170, Galle Road, Dehiwela. RESPONDENT SOUGHT TO BE SUBSTITUTED 1. Mahadurage Palani Senarathna No. 255/5B/1, Saman Mawatha, Nadimala, Dehiwala 2. Mahadurage Manoja Senarathna No. 237/110, Mahagedara Watta, Arukgoda Road, Alubomulla. 3. Mahadurage Samantha Senarathna No. 437/1/B, Sama Pedesa, Hokandara North, Hokandara 4. Mahadurage Mahinda Senarathna No. 255/5B/1, Saman Mawatha, Nadimala, Dehiwala. 5. Mahadurage Helaruwan Senarathna No. 277/11A, Quarry Road, Nadimala, Dehiwala. RESPONDENTS-RESPONDENTS
 
14/07/16
S.C. (F.R.) Application . 663/2012
1. M.M. Ravi Perera, No. 56A, Pahalagama, Gampaha. and 3 others Petitioners Vs. 1. Commissioner General of Excise, Department of Excise, No. 34, W.A.D. Ramanayake Mawatha, Colombo 02. and 50 others Respondents. 7A. D. Dissanayake, Chairman, 8A. Retired Hon. Justice A.W.A. Salam 9A. V. Jegarajasingham, 10A. Nihal Seneviratne, 11A. Dr. Prathap Ramanujam, 12A. S. Ranugge, 13A. D.L. Mendis, 14A. Sarath Jayathilaka, 15A. Dilhara Wijayatileke, All Members of the Public Service Commission, No. 177, Nawala Road, Narahenpita, Colombo 05. Substituted Respondents
 
14/07/16
S.C. (F.R.) Application . 661/2012
1. A.A. Sarath 83/15, Wijithapura Mawatha, Mahakandara, Madapatha. and 23 others Petitioners Vs. 1. Commissioner General of Excise, Department of Excise, No. 34, W.A.D. Ramanayake Mawatha, Colombo 02. and 82 others Respondents
 
12/07/16
SC Appeal 192/14
Wewita Hettige Upul Premalal Perera, No. 209A, Mahawatta, Alubomulla. Petitioner Vs- Kiriwanawattegedara Beatrice Sandya Kumari, Udahawatta, Siyambalagoda, Danture Kandy. Respondent And between Kiriwanawattegedara Beatrice Sandya Kumari, Udahawatta, Siyambalagoda, Danture, Kandy. Respondent-Appellant -Vs- Wewita Hettige Upul Premalal Perera, No. 209A, Mahawatta, Alubomulla. Petitioner-Respondent And now between Wewita Hettige Upul Premalal Perera, No. 209A, Mahawatta, Alubomulla. Petitioner-Respondent-Petitioner -Vs- Kiriwanawattegedara Beatrice Sandya Kumari, Udahawatta, Siyambalagoda, Danture, kandy. Respondent-Appellant-Respondent
 
11/07/16
SC FR. 19 / 2015
1. Warushamannadi Saman de Silva 2. Yamuna Subhashini Dissanayake Both of : No. 188/7/2, 6th Avenue Apartment, Havelock Road, Thimbirigasyaya, Colombo 05. For and on behalf of : Chathuni Malintha de Silva PETITIONERS Vs 1. S.S.K. Aviruppola, Principal, Visakha Vidyalaya, Colombo 05. 2. Upali Marasinghe, Secretary, Ministry of Education, Isurupaya, Battaramulla. 2(a) W.M.Bandusena, Secretary, Ministry of Education, Isurupaya, Battaramulla. 3. Ranjith Chandrasekera, Director – National Schools, Ministry of Education, Isurupaya, Battaramulla. 3(a)I.A.P.N. Illeperuma, Director – National Schools, Ministry of Education, Isurupaya, Battaramulla. 4.U.M. Prasanna Upasantha, Principal, Mahanama College, Colombo 03. 5.Hon. Attorney General, Attorney General’s Department, Colombo 12 RESPONDENTS
 
 
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