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* Sri Lankan Minister's son to be produced in court over fatal accident
Wed, Mar 5, 2014, 12:52 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Mar 05, Colombo: Son of Sri Lanka's Education Minister Bandula Gunawardena is to be produced in court today in connection with a fatal accident last month, the Police Media Spokesman said.

Pasan Chatura Gunawardena was arrested by the Matara police on February 20 for hitting a pedestrian and injuring him seriously. Matara Magistrate released him on a personal surety of Rs 200,000.

He was reportedly driving the vehicle that hit the pedestrian at the time of the accident with two other family members.

The 53-year-old victim, Agampodige Ranjith, a father of one, has died of his injuries last night, the Police Media Unit said.

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