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Eight persons who were accused of behaving in an indecent manner under the influence of liquor at a public place in Slave Island on Vesak Poya Day were ordered to pay a fine of Rs.28,000 by the Colombo Fort Magistrate today.

The eight accused, residents of Slave Island area had been arrested by the Slave Island police while they were allegedly behaving in an indecent manner near the Slave Island Railway Station on Vesak Poya Day.

The Eight accused who pleaded guilty to all chargers were ordered to pay a fine of Rs.3,500 each by Magistrate Ms. Lanka Jayaratne. (Lakmal Sooriyagoda)

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  • reallankan Monday, 23 May 2011 03:40 PM

    good, very good! they deserves these punishments

    hytmirando Monday, 23 May 2011 03:41 PM

    honda wede!!

    GS Monday, 23 May 2011 03:42 PM

    illan kanawa kiyana mewata thamai

    Epa Monday, 23 May 2011 04:23 PM

    Main idea behind this was insult the Buddhists

    Calistus Jayatilleke Monday, 23 May 2011 04:29 PM

    How nice if such punishments are meted out to the so called people's representatives too who misbehave inside the Parliament!

    ruma Monday, 23 May 2011 07:51 PM

    good action

    citizen1 Monday, 23 May 2011 07:56 PM

    Is there a law against getting drunk on vesak? Just wondered.

    ravi Tuesday, 24 May 2011 08:29 AM

    if you have 3500rs you can drinl posan also very cheep..

    malkanthi Tuesday, 24 May 2011 10:40 AM

    kelaniya fellow is seldom not misbehaved, but still approved by higher authorities, poor man is punished.


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