Sri Lankan Supreme Court will hear petitions against dissolution of parliament
Colombo, Sri Lanka (photo credit: Sergei Gussev/flickr)
Sri Lanka''s Supreme Court on Monday set May 17 and 18 as the dates to hear the seven petitions filed by the opposition parties and the civil society against the dissolution of Parliament by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.
Rajapaksa on March 2 dissolved Parliament, six months ahead of schedule, and called a snap election on April 25 to elect a new 225-member House.
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