Sri Lanka Test Cricket Captain Dimuth Karunaratne, who was charged of driving under the influence of liquor, was released on bail after he was produced before the Colombo Fort Magistrate Court this morning.
He was released on two sureties of Rs.100, 000 each. His driving license has also been temporarily suspended. Karunaratne’s car met with an accident at Kynsey Road in Borella last morning and was released on police bail.
The police said a three-wheel driver was injured and admitted to the Colombo National Hospital after the cricketer's car had collided with the three-wheeler at around 5.15 a.m. The driver of the three-wheeler sustained minor injuries in the accident.