Presidents’ Counsel Hemantha Warnakulasuriya has passed away

Distinguished diplomat and well known Legal Expert, President’s Counsel, Hemantha Warnakulasuriya has passed away while receiving treatment at a Private Hospital in Colombo.

Warnakulasuriya was 74 years old at the time of his demise.

He rendered a great service in order to ensure the Independence of the Judiciary and the Rule of Law in the country.

President’s Counsel, Hemantha Warnakulasuriya was on a mission to educate the public about the legal system of the country and led the battle against injustice.