I. P. A Gunaratna is a resident of no 14, Dombawela, Mahawela, Matale.
On 05.06.2014 he has made a written complaint to the registrar Magistrate court, Matale. He is the accused of two lawsuits bearing numbers 17844 and B/199/14. He submitted a motion dated 08.04.2014 to the registrar requesting photocopies of the case record of the case of 17844 and proceedings on 25.02.2014. He also requested the complete case record of the case bearing number 19914 on 05.04.2014.
He has come to the registrar office for ten days requesting the above mentioned documents. Every occasion the registrar has refereed him to various staff members. Every time he has received replies like the lawsuit book is not here, it has given there not come here, go to the record room and ask, see it at the record room like that. When he went to the record room the answer was the case record was not there.
According to him at one occasion the registrar threatened him when he said he had been come to see him several times, saying that she is doing a duty and don’t obstruct her.
He requested the registrar through this written complaint to inform him whether he would get the copy of case record without delay and pay the fee. He attached two photocopies of the motions that he had submitted to the registrar on 05.04.2014 and 08.04.2014 to his written complaint.
Mr. I. P. A Gunaratna has also sent a copy of his written complaint to the secretary Judicial Service Commission, Colombo 12.