Bribery case: Mahagamage denied bail | Daily News

Bribery case: Mahagamage denied bail

Colombo Chief Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake denied bail for former Import and Export Controller Mahagamage Gamini who was remanded for allegedly soliciting a bribe of Rs.200,000 from a businessman, yesterday.

The Colombo Chief Magistrate said that the Attorney-at-Law appearing on behalf of the suspect had previously submitted five special circumstances for granting bail, adding that no such circumstance was present.

Gamini had allegedly solicited a bribe from a businessman in Weligama, to provide a report containing recommendations necessary to import two vehicles from Japan.

The magistrate ordered the Bribery Commission to submit a progress report, while remanding the suspect until September 4.


Visit Kapruka.com Sri Lanka's Largest online shop. Over 125,000 unique categories such as Fresh Flowers, Cakes, Food, Jewllery, Childrens Toys and other Sri Lankan e-commerce categories. Low delivery cost to most cities here and free delivery in Colombo.

 

Add new comment