Colombo District judge Justice Rashantha Godawela today issued enjoining orders restraining  former MP  Naveen Dissanayake and Ramiayya Yogaraja from representing to be the President and the General Secretary of the ‘’Lanka Jathika Estate Workers Union(“LJEWU”).

The Plaintiffs MPs Harin Fernando  Vadivel Suresh ,the President and General Secretary of “LJEWU”, stated in the plaint, inter alia, that the Defendants  Naveen Dissanayake and R. Yogaraja were illegally and/or unlawfully representing to be the president and the sectary of the said Union “LJEWU”.

The Plaintiffs further stated, inter alia, that the defendants had also illegally and/or unlawfully, acted contrary to the constitution of the “LJEWU”, and furthermore had fraudulently opened a bank account in the name of “LJWEU”.

The enjoining order was issued until 5 October 2020.

Farman Cassim PC with Charaka Jayaratne and Budwin Siriwardena, Instructed by Dimuthu Kurupuarachi appeared for the Plaintiff.