Jul 01, 2022

Ratta, three others granted bail!

Lahiru Weerasekera, Rathidu Senaratne alias Ratta and Ven. Rathkarawwe Jinarathana Thero, who were remanded in custody on charges of riotous behavior during the protests, have been released on bail.

The order was given by Fort Magistrate - Thilina Gamage and they were released on bail of Rs.500,000 bail.

They were ordered to be arrested over the riotous behaviour during the protests in Thalangama and Fort on June 09th and 10th and they had surrendered to the Maradana Police on the 22nd of last month.

They were produced in court and remanded until today (01).