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* Indictments served in High Court against Patali Champika over Rajagiriya accident
Thu, Mar 4, 2021, 10:29 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Mar 04, Colombo: Former Minister and Samagi Jana Balawegaya parliamentarian Patali Champika Ranawaka was indicted in the Colombo High Court today over the Rajagiriya accident of 2016.

He was indicted on charges of reckless driving and failure to prevent an accident when the case was taken up before Colombo High Court Judge Namal Walalle today (04).

The indictments filed by the Attorney General at that time was read out in open court and handed over to the accused Champika Ranawaka.

The Attorney General has indicted former Minister, Member of Parliament Patali Champika Ranawaka, his driver Dilum Thusitha Kumara and former Welikada Police OIC Sudath Asmadala on 16 counts including giving false evidence in the case of seriously injuring a youth named Sandeep Sampath Gunawardena by reckless driving in Rajagiriya area on the night of 28/02/2016.


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