23rd May 03:52 AM
Defense counsels for former PWD workers to make their closing submissions today
By Semi Turaga
Tuesday 18/04/2017

The two defense counsels in the trial of seven former workers of the Public Works Department will make their closing submissions today.

The seven workers are jointly charged with 10 counts of abuse of office, 35 counts of causing a loss and two counts of obtaining a financial advantage.

Ana Laqere, Tavenisa Tavaga, Amelia Vunisea, Laisa Halafi Vaciseva Lagai, Vilisi Tuitavuki and Kiniviliame Taviraki are the former workers of the PWD.

Shalveen Narayan who is the Director of a Company is also been jointly charged with the seven and has already pleaded guilty to his charges and awaiting sentencing.

The alleged incidents took place between 11th March and 31st August in 2010.

High Court Judge, Justice Thushara Rajasinghe.

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