Sarath Weerawansa granted bail in state vehicle case

Sarath WeerawansaSarath Weerawansa, the brother of former Minister Wimal Weerawansa was granted bail today by the Colombo Fort Magistrate.

Weerawansa was arrested recently over allegations he misused a Government vehicle when his brother was a Minister in the former Government.

Meanwhile, the Colombo High Court today granted bail to State Minister Palitha Range Bandra in  a case filed against him.

The State Minister was accused of obtaining a bribe from an individual to clear a vehicle registration permit. (Colombo Gazette)