Jan 28, 2018

Fmr. MP & son arrested over assault

Former Parliamentarian of the Polonnaruwa District - Jayasinghe Bandara and his son G.R.I. Bandara were granted bail after they were arrested and produced before courts over assaulting an individual.

They have been released on a bail of Rs. 100,000 each.

They father and son faced charges of assaulting a supporter of another political party.

The victim, identified as one Herath Mudiyanselage Muthubanda, is currently admitted to the Dehiaththakandiya Hospital for treatment.

- W.A. Piyatillake (Hingurakgoda correspondent)