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FLP’s Chaudhry Strike Out Application Hearing on May 9

FLP’s Chaudhry Strike Out Application Hearing on May 9
Fiji Labour Party leader Mahendra Chaudhry and his lawyer Dharmendra Kumar outside the High Court in Suva on April 26, 2018. Photo: Fonua Talei
April 27
11:00 2018

High Court judge Justice Kamal Kumar will hear the strike out applica­tion advanced by Solicitor-General Sharvada Sharma on May 9, 2018.

Mr Sharma filed the appli­cation to strike out Fiji La­bour Party leader Mahendra Chaudhry’s application for eli­gibility to contest this year’s General Election.

Mr Sharma informed the court that Chaudhry had paid the $2000 fine previ­ously imposed by the court.

Justice Kumar gave Mr Sharma until May 2, 2018 to file his submissions for the strike out application.

He then gave Chaudhry’s lawyer until May 7, 2018 to file their response.

Chaudhry is represented by defence lawyers Dharmendra Kumar and Anand Singh.

Edited by Mohammed Zulfikar

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