Tamil Diplomat

Gunartanam’s visa had expired in Jan: AG

The tourist visa of Kumar Gunaratnam’s tourist visa had expired in January, 2015. This was stated by the Deputy Solicitor General Viraj Dayaratne during the hearing of the FR filed by Front Socilaist Party Leader Kumar Gunaratnam in the Supreme Court.

In this case the SC had earlier issued an order restraining the Controller of Emigartaion and Immigration from deporting him to Australia and the IGP from arresting him until the hearing of the FR application concludes. The Bench comprised Justices Chandra Ekanayake and Sisira de Abrew.