Bail for Sripathi
Polonnaruwa High Court Judge Manilal Waidyathilaka yesterday granted
bail to Parliamentarian Sripathi Sooriyaarachchi who was indicted on six
charges including murder.
Sooriyaarachchi was released on Rs. 30,000 personal bail with two
personal sureties each Rs. 100,000 after indictments were served by the
High Court judge.
Welikada Police OIC Nevile Silva led the prosecution. Nalin
Ladduwahetti and Nilanthi Peiris appeared for the accused. The case will
resume on June 12.