Jun 20, 2022

Dates set for pre-trial hearings on Easter attack

The High Court bench comprising judges Damith Thotawatte, Amal Ranaraja and Navaratne Marasinghe today (20) ordered to convene pre-trial hearings on August 4 on charges including conspiracy to commit suicide bombings targeting Christian churches and tourist hotels on Easter Sunday.

The case has been filed against 25 accused, including Mohammad Ibrahim Noufar alias Naufar Moulavi.

The suspects, including Naufar Moulavi, who was remanded, were produced before court today.