The Police said that he was arrested while he was receiving treatment in hospital.
Yashoda Range Bandara was injured following the motor accident this week.
The Police said that the vehicle in which Palitha Range Bandara’s son was travelling had veered off the road and crashed into a house along the Chilaw-Puttalam road.
The State Minister’s 25 year old son was later admitted to hospital for treatment.
He was remanded till June 12 following his arrest. (Colombo Gazette)