The order was issued by judges Menaka Wijesundera and Neil Iddawela today.
Four individuals including SSP Shani Abeysekara were arrested and imprisoned on charges of allegedly fabricating evidence in the case against Former DIG Vaas Gunawardena.
The appeal filed by Abeysekara at the Gampaha High Court against his imprisonment by the Gampaha Magistrates Court was rejected on the 8thof December last year.
He filed a petition before the Court of Appeal against the verdict. The appeal will accordingly be taken up on the 19thby the bench comprising judges Nissanka Bandula Karunaratne and R Gurusinghe.