Court registrar found drunk

The Registrar of the Puttalam Magistrate’s court was found drunk today in his office and was arrested.

According to police sources, the registrar was drunk in the office located within the court premises.

Sources told The Hub that the registrar is often found to be under the influence of alcohol by people visiting his office.

Following a tip-off that he was drunk today an order was issued to arrest him.

The Puttalam Magistrate was not at the premises at the time. The registrar was released on police bail this evening.