Nov 05, 2019

MP Shantha Abeysekara further remanded

UNP Puttalam District MP Shantha Abeysekara has been further remanded until November 15 by the Chilaw High Court Judge M. I. Fernando issued this court order when the parliamentarian was produced at the court today (05).
The MP is one of the suspects of a case (16/07) filed before the Chilaw High Court over an incident of illegal possession of firearms while being a member of an illegal assembly in Chilaw in 2004.

Abeysekara had been granted bail by the court on 31.03.2019 with regard to the case while one of the bail conditions state that the MP has to report to the Chilaw Police Station between 9 am and 12 noon on every Sunday.