Jul 07, 2021

Ex-JVP MPs arrested over protest granted bail (Update)

(Update) - Five persons including former JVP Parliamentarians Samantha Vidyaratna and Namal Karunaratne who were arrested this morning for holding a protest in violation of quarantine regulations have been granted bail.

The group was released by the Welimada Magistrate’s Court on a Rs.100,000 surety bail each.

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JVP activists Samantha Widyaratne and Namal Karunaratne have been arrested after surrendering to Police over a protest held in Bogahakumbura on July 01.