District Court RulesTendering of evidence : S.I. No. 17 of 2014
[Evidence by a witness]
1. Save where any enactment or rule otherwise provides, the evidence of all witnesses in the Court shall be given viva voce and on oath.
2. In any proceedings a witness who is not a party shall not absent himself or herself from the Court without leave. The Court may, however, order such witness to leave the Court until his or her evidence is required or after such evidence has been given.