Sri Lanka Law Reports
 1 Sri LR.
V.WICKREMASINGHE AND ANOTHER
SUPREME COURTAMERASINGHE, J..
PERERA, J. ANDWEERASEKERA, J.
S.C. H.C. NO. 28/98FEBRUARY 8, 1999
An action for invalidation of a sale of property by the Seylan Bank – Interiminjunction – Basis and scope of interim relief – an interim injunction to preventthe issue of the certificate of sale was refused by the trial court – whereuponthe plaintiff filed a petition seeking an order on the purchaser and the Bank interalia, restraining them from demolishing or alienating the property – The courtissued an interim injunction to that effect.
The basis of injunctive relief should be the plaint and the prayers containedtherein; it is not designed to prevent other activities of the parties to anaction.
APPEAL from the order of the Commercial High Court.
K. N. Choksy PC, with Harsha Soza, G. G. Arulapragasam and Ms. K. Wijetungafor the appellant.
Ikram Mohamed PC, with T. Wijeyagunawardana and Ms. A. T. Shyama Fernandofor plaintiff-petitioner-respondent.
Romesh de Silva PC, with Palitha Kumarasinghe for 1st defendant-respondent-respondent.
Cur. adv. vult.
HAJI OMAR v. WICKREMASINGHE AND ANOTHER