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Senaka de Silva granted bail

1 April 2011 06:35 am - 7     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Senaka de Silva, the former election secretary of former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka was today released on a cash bail of Rs.200, 000 and two surety bails of Rs. Rs.200, 000 each by the High Court today.

The High Court granetd bail to Senaka de Silva after the Court of Appeal grated bail with conditions on the 28th of March.

Captain de Silva had campaigned in support of defeated common opposition candidate and former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka for the presidency. A case is pending in the High Court.

Captain de Silva and retired General Fonseka were arrested on February 8 last year during a meeting in a house at Rajakeeya Mawatha. (TFT)

  Comments - 7

  • ane mage kata Friday, 01 April 2011 06:43 AM

    Miracle of Asia!

    w.g.l Friday, 01 April 2011 07:42 AM

    what about SF, now we can see why this people keep in the prison

    Citizen Friday, 01 April 2011 07:55 AM

    Actually what happened now to all those charges on so called "coup"

    Why Gen. SF in jail?

    Nihal Amarasekera Friday, 01 April 2011 08:12 AM

    April Fool?

    Roshan Friday, 01 April 2011 09:16 AM

    If SF is out, then he might turn the Lipton Square to Tahrir Square.

    Banana republic Friday, 01 April 2011 10:42 AM

    You may need the service of an architech or a town planner.

    Labby Saturday, 02 April 2011 05:19 AM

    Why do they always keep referring to Sarath Fonseka as the 'defeated candidate' ? Did he really lose that election?

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