Lankapage Logo CP 19 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* State Minister Palitha Range Bandara's son remanded until June 12
Fri, Jun 8, 2018, 09:05 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

June 08, Colombo: Yashoda Range Bandara, the 25-year-old son of State Minister Palitha Range Bandara, who was arrested by the Police for driving under the influence of liquor and misuse of public property, was remanded until 12 June.

Yashoda Range Bandara, media secretary of the Ministry Irrigation and Water Resources Management crashed a ministry vehicle he was driving on Wednesday (06).

The vehicle No. WPPH-0147 is one of vehicles belonging to the Ministry, Irrigation and Water Resources Management Ministry Secretary JM Kapila Jayasekara said in a statement to the Arachchikattuwa Police today. The police said the Chilaw magistrate's Court will be informed of the facts.

Yashoda Range Bandara lost control of the vehicle and veered off the road ramming into a house at Kottapitiya in Chilaw in the wee hours of Wednesday (06). He and his passenger Puttalam Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman Anjana Sandaruwan suffered injuries.

Arachchikattuwa Police arrested Yashoda while he was receiving treatment at the Sri Jayewardenepura Hospital.

Subsequently, he was remanded until June 12th when he was produced before the Nugegoda Magistrate's Court today.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Three UPFA MPs crossover to Government
-- [3 hours ago]
Mahinda Rajapaksa appointed as the Opposition Leader of Sri Lanka parliament
-- [3 hours ago]
High profile US delegation visits Sri Lanka's Port of Colombo
-- [4 hours ago]
Bond scam suspects Arjun Aloysius and Kasun Palisena further remanded till 1st of January
-- [4 hours ago]
UPFA to nominate Mahinda Rajapaksa as Opposition Leader
-- [4 hours ago]
Plans to release over 263 acres land in North and East before end of the year
-- [4 hours ago]
The Air Conditioning market in Sri Lanka growing, demand for HVAC products - Market Report
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Parliament to convene today, UNP assigned seats on government side
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's manufacturing, services sectors slow down in November 2018
Sri Lanka Army had released over 69,000 acres of land in North and East since 2009

Copyright © 2000, 2016 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.