Apr 03, 2020

Udayanga granted bail

Fort Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake today (03) ordered to release former Sri Lankan Ambassador to Russia - Udayanga Weeratunga on bail.

He was released on a bail of Rs. 2.5 million and two sureties amounting to Rs. 05 million each.

Udayanga Weeratunga who is currently at the Colombo National Hospital, did not appear before court today.

He was arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport by the CID on Feb. 14 February upon his arrival to the country from Oman.

He is facing allegations over his involvement in the tainted MiG aircraft deal.