Former Minister Johnston Fernando was released on bail by the Kurunegala Magistrate a short while ago.
The parliamentarian was arrested for a transaction which allegedly took place while he was Minister of Co-operatives and Internal Trade.
He was released on a bail of Rs. 25,000 and a surety bail of Rs2.5 million. (Pushpakumara Jayartna)
Premalal Thursday, 28 May 2015 12:39
Sometimes you wonder which side the law is on.
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ziyard Thursday, 28 May 2015 12:42
go home,have KFC and johnny whisky,try to be a good boy and face the trial
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Nihal Amarasekera Thursday, 28 May 2015 12:54
Is he going to Government or Private Hospital.
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Shamantha Welgama Thursday, 28 May 2015 13:14
I did not see any complain/investigation from Income tax department on non payment of taxes on Ethanol ?
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Udugampola Thursday, 28 May 2015 13:34
We are not believed he is innocent and may have mega wrong doing. However, Police Junta trying to fool us demonstrating their non-professional use of available law. We must amend the public property act to punished officers who use this act for penalizing citizen in this country severely.
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Amila Thursday, 28 May 2015 14:32
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hora heena. hora heena paan Thursday, 28 May 2015 14:32
hora heena. hora heena paan
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kotagama Thursday, 28 May 2015 14:44
Then what happened to ETHANOL ???
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Supporter Thursday, 28 May 2015 15:18
The grin has come back via DM Android App
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Ryan Hudson Friday, 29 May 2015 08:30
These idiots can not fool people. Johnston was sent to prison without any valid reason, only political vengeance is there
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upali Friday, 29 May 2015 11:27
We will meet you at Matara.
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