The Colombo High Court Judge Manilal Waidyathillek has ordered exparte trial against three accused who are absconding. The three suspects are Palana Sami Suresh, Febian Tusen and Sivakanandan alias Charan.
Court directed the prosecution to try them in absence under the section 241 of the Criminal Procedure Code. The case is to be taken up on September 2. The six accused are indicted by the Attorney General under the Prevention of Terrorism Act. The accused in the case are Palana Sami Suresh, Febian Tusen, Sivakanandan alias Charan Prasad Chandana Kumara, Gamini Seneviratne and Pradeep Chaminda.