A.R. Surendhran, President’s Counsel, a leading member of the Sri Lankan Bar and a well known Hindu Religions Leader passed away on Monday morning. He was a Senior Lawyer practising at the Colombo Bar and Appellate Courts.
He was appointed as a President’s Counsel in 2004. He also functioned as an Examiner to the Incorporated Council of Legal Education, and the Chairman of the Law Committee of the Bar Association of Sri Lanka
He was the President of the Colombo Vivekananda Society and a Trustee of the All Ceylon Hindu Congress. He was the eldest son of late Mr. Arumugam Ratnavadivel of Sai Movement and a son-in-law of late Mr. Velupillai Murugesu, Solicitor and Attorney-at-Law, and Founder of Sri Aurobindo Society.