Provincial Minister arrested

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Central Province Health Minister Sunil Amaratunga, who was arrested today on charges of assaulting a doctor & abusing Provincial Health Director, was remanded till August 6 by the Kandy Magistrate.

The injured doctor was admitted to the Kandy Hospital.

  Comments - 28

  • mnsmart Sunday, 05 August 2012 03:57 AM

    Culprit , the voter. why send this type of rowdies to the administration. voter has all the rights to vote for suitable candidates.

    Beeta Akka Sunday, 05 August 2012 05:47 AM

    Rowdy Ministers, Aney. Tying public servants to trees, assaulting magistrates and now, assaulting doctor mudalalis.

    Sarath Sunday, 05 August 2012 06:40 AM

    Hey Lanka Shantha, You may be one of those people who will not worried by the law of the land and take the law into your own hand.
    Shame on you man

    Kabi Sunday, 05 August 2012 08:14 AM

    lanka shantha this a big offense done by a big thug.

    peeda mossa Sunday, 05 August 2012 09:48 AM

    Come on, Mr Editor, these are common occurrences nowadays, and has no news value. Tell us if a politician has done a good deed. It will be a real ' breaking news' !

    senavi Saturday, 04 August 2012 02:06 PM

    the legal net is unique. It catches sprats while sharks can get through

    weha Saturday, 04 August 2012 02:17 PM

    some one should put these animals down ASAP !!!!!
    It is becoming a menace now

    farieze Saturday, 04 August 2012 03:07 PM

    rowdy minister

    Jagath Leanage Saturday, 04 August 2012 03:28 PM

    " Ass charya den hondatama penawa"

    MH Monday, 06 August 2012 08:20 AM

    This man is a Thug he even hurdled a hand grenade to my parents house in Kundasale leaving a huge hole in front of the house during elections in 1998/1999.Hang him.

    Jayasinghe Saturday, 04 August 2012 03:30 PM

    Me paranam kotala thiyenne kehel gahata.

    Clarifier Saturday, 04 August 2012 04:00 PM

    Is there no end to this?

    Upali Giniwelle Saturday, 04 August 2012 04:14 PM

    Is he really in the prison or the Hospital ?

    Gamarala Saturday, 04 August 2012 04:24 PM

    Hope slgov have to make atleast 4star hotel in prison.
    Then no of political thugs can stay there. Her is big huuuuu hoooo

    sam Saturday, 04 August 2012 04:43 PM

    this is what,he was cleared with a clear cut murderer case witnessed by many in pilawala -kandy

    Jagath Leanage Saturday, 04 August 2012 04:46 PM

    What has happened to Mannar incident? This too will end up similar to Mannar incident. A commission will appoint. All over.

    Yehiya-Jeddah Saturday, 04 August 2012 04:49 PM

    All thugs in the politics & administrative position.

    Sl citizen Saturday, 04 August 2012 05:14 PM

    doctor must be an LTTE supporter according to the wonder of asia

    Rasa Pathirathna Saturday, 04 August 2012 09:57 PM

    Finally! A shark has been arrested after many a decade!! Cant find words to express how happy we are to hear this news at a time like this!

    Sinhala Kolla Saturday, 04 August 2012 10:04 PM

    Shoot this idiot and others like him. Cut his head off and put it on a pole to padare it through the streets. That should stop this nonsense

    Ram Dias Saturday, 04 August 2012 11:30 PM

    Stick the bugger in jail - he will soon learn.

    Chandler Saturday, 04 August 2012 11:34 PM

    MR this not blowing out of proposions! What have you got to say about this incident. Politicos unlike in the past, not feared of law anymore. Remember buck stops with you as th head of state.

    R.Perera Sunday, 05 August 2012 12:02 AM

    It is high time to open a magistrate court in the parliament and a police cell and a prison. hoooooooooooooooooooooooooooo.

    Lanka Shantha Sunday, 05 August 2012 12:59 AM

    This is very very small matter. Why news media blow it as a big one?

    perumal Sunday, 05 August 2012 03:43 AM

    No, this man was not so close to the interests of the Family like Amare, Katriarachchi, Ashanta de Mel, Pradeep Kariyawasam etc, etc.

    rohan Sunday, 05 August 2012 03:48 AM

    a dangerous trend, criminals in politics.

    Jagath Leanage Sunday, 05 August 2012 03:46 AM

    Very soon, Maha Raja will appoint a commitee or commission,matter closed. Similar to Mannar incident, hedging, rape cases, child mollestering, Z score issue, etc.

    Chandler Sunday, 05 August 2012 04:05 AM

    Lanka Shatha - You recon this is a small matter! You are sadly mistaken. Particularly, those who make the legislation (Politicos) should lead by example, Assaulting anyone is a serious crime. Do you wish to be assaulted? wake up to reality man!


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