Former MP Sri Ranga remanded over 2011 accident

Former MP Sri Ranga remanded over 2011 accident

March 18, 2023   09:39 pm

Former Member of Parliament J. Sri Ranga has been remanded until 20 March, on orders of the Mt. Lavinia Magistrate’s Court.

The order was issued by Acting Magistrate Ranjith Sepala Dahanayake when Sri Ranga was presented before the court this morning (18 March).

The MP was arrested last evening (17 March) while reportedly receiving treatment at the Colombo South Teaching Hospital in Kalubowila for influencing witnesses over an accident that took place in Vavuniya in 2011.

Disclaimer: All the comments will be moderated by the AD editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or slanderous. Please avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment and avoid typing all capitalized comments. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by flagging them(mouse over a comment and click the flag icon on the right side). Do use these forums to voice your opinions and create healthy discourse.



NOTE:- Due to legal contstraints, the Ada Derana Editorial team has taken a decision to disable comments on all articles concerning ongoing court procedures.

Most Viewed Video Stories

NEWS IN BRIEF ' MIDDAY PRIME ' - 2023.03.31

NEWS IN BRIEF ' MIDDAY PRIME ' - 2023.03.31

Ethnic issue cannot be 'divorced' from economic issue President

Imported eggs released form port after receiving approval

CPC trade union activists claim govt's 'terrorist activities' robbed them of fundamental rights

Consumers express views on recent fuel price revision

China, Brazil strike deal to ditch dollar for trade (English)

Ensure fair taxes, accountability for corruption: HRW tells Sri Lankan govt (English)

Sri Lanka, India to boost bilateral cooperation through INR trade expansion (English)