Vass Gunawardena’s wife remanded

2016-03-02 16:17:09

Former DIG Vass Gunawardena’s wife Shamali Priyadarshani Perera, was today remanded till March 16 by Colombo additional Magistrate Nishantha Peiris over the case filed against her and six others for allegedly possessing and transporting illegal firearms from Mr. Gunawardana’s residence to a hide out at Kalagedihena, Gampaha.

Earlier, she was noticed to appear before Court by the Magistrate over the incident and this was the first time that she became visible in Court over the incident.

Counsel Nalin Ladduwahetti appeared for Mrs. Gunawardane and submitted a bail application. Counsel Asitha Vipulanayake appeared for the seventh accused.

The Magistrate however rejected the bail application and ascertained that the AG had earlier instructed to name her as a suspect in the case.

The hearing was postponed for March 16. (Shehan Chamika Silva)

Video by Courts Prasanna

  Comments - 2

  • Bingo Thursday, 3 March 2016 03:50

    Good times!!!. Long overdue though

    Reply : 0       2

    Silva Thursday, 3 March 2016 13:44

    Yes these people should know they are not above the law and know their limits, well done yahapalanya !

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