Two days ago the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka issued a landmark verdict on land powers under the 13th Amendment.
Giving three separate judgments, de facto Chief Justice Mohan Pieris, Justice S.Sripavan and Justice Eva Wanasundare determined that the powers regarding state land is vested with the Central Government and not with the Provincial Council.
To read the de facto Chief Justice Mohan Pieris’ judgement click here
To read Justice S.Sripavan’s judgement click here
To read Justice Eva Wanasundare’s judgement click here