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Hejaaz Hizbullah released on bail

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Court of Appeal ordered to release lawyer Hejaaz Hizbullah who has been detained under the PTA on bail today.

The bail order was directed to the Chilaw Magistrate’s Court as well.

Hizbullah was arrested on14 April 2020 over alleged sermons delivered for students at a Madrasa School in Puttlam.

Two requests for his release on bail were rejected by the High Court previously.

After that an application for bail was filed with the Court of Appeal.

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