Jul 26, 2019

Dr. Shafi granted bail!

The Kirunegala Magistrate’s Court ordered The Kurunegala Hospital Doctor Mohommed Shafi to be released on bail last night (25).

Accordingly, the suspected doctor was released on four personal bails each adding up to Rs 2.5 million and a cash bail of Rs 250,000.

The Kurunegala Magistrate Sampath Hewawasam who granted bail ordered Dr.Shafi to report to the CID every Sunday between 10.00 AM and 12.00 noon.

Dr. Shafi is accused of allegedly amassing assets through suspicious means and performing illegal sterilization surgeries on women and he was arrested on May 25 and held under detention orders until July 11th for questioning.

Subsequently, he was produced in the Kurunegala Magistrate’s Court on July 11th and remanded until yesterday.