Ramith Rambukwella charge sheeted, licence suspended | Daily News

Ramith Rambukwella charge sheeted, licence suspended

The Narahenpita police yesterday filed a charge sheet comprising four traffic offences against cricketer Ramith Rambukwella, son of MP Keheliya Rambukwella over a road accident in the Narahenpita police area on March 9.

The Narahenpita Police filed a charge sheet against Ramith Rambukwella on four counts- driving the vehicle under the influence of alcohol, failing to avoid getting into a traffic accident, failing to report an accident to police and causing a road accident.

When the case came up before Colombo Additional Chandana Kalansuriya, the suspect Ramith Rambukwella pleaded not guilty to the four traffic offences. He was ordered to be released on a surety bail of Rs.500,000.

The court also issued an order to suspend the driving licence of Ramith Rambukwella.

Further magisterial inquiry into the matter fixed for June 19.

Rambukwella was arrested on March 9 following a road accident involving a motorbicycle in the Narahenpita area. Police alleged that he was under influence of liquor when his car met with an accident last Friday night. He was later on released on police bail. Counsel Niroshan Siriwardena appeared for the suspect.




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