Discrepancies in the Supreme Court Ruling

International Spokesperson at the President’s Office, Ibrahim Hussain Shihab has said that the Administration is currently working to vet and clarify tonight’s Supreme Court’s ruling as there are discrepancies in the Supreme Court Ruling.

He disclosed that the ruling makes significant implications on various points of constitutional import and criminal justice procedures and that it was issued without representation of the State from either the Attorney General or the Prosecutor General.

He also affirmed that the Administration will work to engage and consult with, the Supreme Court in order to comply with the ruling in line with proper procedure and the rule of law.