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)
Comments - 13
Amila Thursday, 28 May 2015 02:32 PM
hora heena. hora heena paan Thursday, 28 May 2015 02:32 PM
hora heena. hora heena paan
kotagama Thursday, 28 May 2015 02:44 PM
Then what happened to ETHANOL ???
upali Friday, 29 May 2015 11:27 AM
We will meet you at Matara.
Supporter Thursday, 28 May 2015 03:18 PM
The grin has come back via DM Android App
Premalal Thursday, 28 May 2015 12:39 PM
Sometimes you wonder which side the law is on.
ziyard Thursday, 28 May 2015 12:42 PM
go home,have KFC and johnny whisky,try to be a good boy and face the trial
Bubble Banda Friday, 29 May 2015 08:25 AM
FCID please arrest him on that issue.
Desmond Jeromme Friday, 29 May 2015 08:26 AM
IGP over to you Sir...
Nihal Amarasekera Thursday, 28 May 2015 12:54 PM
Is he going to Government or Private Hospital.
Ryan Hudson Friday, 29 May 2015 08:30 AM
These idiots can not fool people. Johnston was sent to prison without any valid reason, only political vengeance is there
Shamantha Welgama Thursday, 28 May 2015 01:14 PM
I did not see any complain/investigation from Income tax department on non payment of taxes on Ethanol ?
Udugampola Thursday, 28 May 2015 01:34 PM
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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