The singer was arrested after he surrendered to the Thalangama police on October 11.
The assault had taken place on the road when a funeral procession was underway.
A police complaint was lodged over the assault on the 57 year old man. The man was admitted to hospital.
Chillie Thilanka was produced in court and remanded till today. He was granted bail when he was produced in court today. (Colombo Gazette)