Justice C V Wigneswaran, is a Sri Lankan lawyer, judge and politician. He is the current Chief Minister of the Northern Province Sri Lanka. Wigneswaran joined the Judicial Service on 7 May 1979. He served as a magistrate and District Judge in Batticaloa, He became District Judge for Colombo in January 1987. He was appointed to the High Court in 1988, serving in Northern, Eastern, North Central, Uva and Western provinces. He was appointed to the Court of Appeal in 1995. Wigneswaran was appointed to the Supreme Court in March 2001. He retired in October 2004.
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