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Wijeweera’s wife files petition Habeas Corpus petition

Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna’s (JVP) founding leader Rohana Wijeweera’s wife Chitrangani has filed a Habeas Corpus petition in the Court of Appeal seeking an order directing the government to produce Rohana Wijeweera who disappeared in 1989, in Court or to release him.

Former Secretary to the President, K.H.J. Wijedasa, former Army
Commander Hamilton Wanasinghe, Major General Janaka Perera,  Captain Gamini Hettiarachchi and seven others have been cited as respondents in the petition filed through Attorney at Law Senaka Titus. (Thilini De Silva and Ranjan Katugampola)