We trust you will agree that such behaviour is inappropriate in any circumstances. It must be even more when the Respondent is the Chief Justice of the country and a lady at that.
( December 14, 2012, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) The lawyers of Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake, in a letter to the Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa , today ( Dec. 14) explained in details, that uncivilized behaviours of the members of the PSC.
Here is full text of the letter sent to the Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa by the Neelakandan and Neelakandan, Attorneys-at-Law and Notaries Public, reads as follows:
Hon. Chamal Rajapaksa
The Honourable Speaker
CONDUCT OF SOME OF THE MEMBERS OF THE PAITLIAMENTARY SELECT COMMITTEE INQUIRING INTO ALLEGATIONS AGAINST THE CHIEF JUSTICE
We write on the instructions of our Client Dr. Shirani A. Bandaranayake.
We wish to draw your attention to the manner in which some members of the Select Committee conducted themselves and request you to take action which you consider appropriate.
The Chief Justice was insulted. The gestures made and mannerisms were totally unacceptable.
Some of the words used were inter alia the following: