Fort Magistrate Priyantha Liyanage today ordered the retrial of the case relating to the bombing of the Cinnamon Grand Hotel during the Easter attack on Hijaz Hezbollah, who is being questioned by the CID on a detention order.
Meanwhile, the order regarding the bail application made by his lawyer regarding Hijaz Hezbollah will be issued on the same day.
The CID had informed the Fort Magistrate's Court on the 11th that the Ministry of Defense had given its approval to detain and question lawyer Hijaz Hezbollah for another three months.
Hijaz Hezbollah, who is currently infected with covid 19, is being treated at the covid Treatment Center at the Kalutara Police Training College under the medical supervision of the CID.
He is a lawyer and has been arrested and questioned by the CID since April last year in connection with the Easter attack.