An accused, who is alleged to have rushed out of a prison cell in the Chilaw High Court and thrown a parcel of human excreta at the Judge, was arrested by the police officers on duty.
The accused had been indicted on charges of sexually abusing a boy six years ago in Dankotuwa and the case was to be taken up this morning.
He had rushed out when the cell door was opened and had thrown the parcel at High Court Judge Malani Gunaratne who was on the Bench. But he missed his intended target and hit the wall. When the Police examined the parcel they found it to contain human excreta. (Augustine Fernando)
Comments - 18
Political Illiterate Wednesday, 22 August 2012 10:07 AM
This is the tip of the iceberg. i do pray and wish this does not gain alarming proportions in the blessed land of ours. Rule of Law si supreme and upheld by all irrespective of their stature and standing and on an equal footing. When that day dawns we will have sanity. May the triple gem bless us and our country.
Gona Wednesday, 22 August 2012 09:56 AM
Is that action shows that people lost credibility on the judiciary system in Sri Lanka?????
Jayan Thursday, 23 August 2012 03:10 AM
This act shows that the people this country have no respect or faith in the Judiciary.
Handipora Wednesday, 22 August 2012 11:19 AM
How did he manage it inside the courts, is the million dollar question.
matara man Thursday, 23 August 2012 03:32 AM
The case "Sexuall Abusing a Boy six years ago" was not heard in six years, So what will happend to Power Abusing Cases hapaning every day in Sri Lanka. If suspects are charged for Power Abusing ,It will takes million years to heard those chaerges in our courts.
Suny J Melbourne Wednesday, 22 August 2012 11:18 AM
Not a surprise at all......when you see how the present judiciary system functions....???? One might think... is this enough...?????
CITIZEN Wednesday, 22 August 2012 11:27 AM
Thank God he did not throw it at the fan!
shan Wednesday, 22 August 2012 11:47 AM
If Minister can do something against a Judge why me?
Wild Wednesday, 22 August 2012 11:59 AM
If a person can throw a show at president Bush, why can't this accused throw shit shit on a sri lankan judge !!
Subbiah Thursday, 23 August 2012 04:12 AM
Does Democracy mean people can take things to their own hands?
Yakada Malli Wednesday, 22 August 2012 01:21 PM
**it hits the wall
Jeevan Wednesday, 22 August 2012 01:48 PM
You are sick minded!
Jeevan Wednesday, 22 August 2012 02:11 PM
Why do you think we need to know this sick stuff?
sampath Thursday, 23 August 2012 05:27 AM
what blessed land are you talking off? is this a blessed land? you must be in a permanent Dementia
Goohora Wednesday, 22 August 2012 02:04 PM
What on earth were the jailors & cops doing? The accused managed to smuggle human excreta into the courts or you know what!
kaf Wednesday, 22 August 2012 05:44 PM
Gee kollekne moo!
rashmi Wednesday, 22 August 2012 07:53 PM
you mean a shoe ? what a comparison !
kumar Wednesday, 22 August 2012 08:54 AM
No safety for judges !
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