Defamation case against Defence Secy:
Injunction against Leader Publications extended
The injunction given by the Mount Lavinia Magistrate preventing the
Leader Publications Limited from publishing news defamatory of Defence
Secretary Gothabaya Rajapaksa was extended by the same Court yesterday
till February 6.
When the case was taken up yesterday, Attorney Law Ali Sabry
appearing for the Defence Secretary told Court that he wants time to
prove that the news published against his client was not true. Hence,
the injunction order was extended.