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Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe’s son released on bail

Rakitha Rajapakshe, son of MP Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe, who was arrested over an accident at Rajagiriya, has been released on bail by Colombo Additional Magistrate S. Prabakaran. He was released on a surety of Rs.100,000 each. He was arrested today in connection with an accident involving his vehicle reported under the Rajagiriya flyover on Monday.

 


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MP Wijeyedasa's son released on bail

Shavini Madhara

MP Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe’s son arrested over an accident at Rajagiriya was released on bail by Colombo Additional Magistrate S.Prabakaran.

He was released on a surety of Rs.100,000 each.He was arrested yesterday in connection with an accident involving his vehicle reported under the Rajagiriya flyover on Monday. Rakitha Nirmal Rajapaksa has been accused of speeding off after colliding with a car, which resulted in the injury of four people, including a pregnant woman.

Rakitha, the son of former Minister Wijeyedasa Rajapakshe, who was driving the jeep was also admitted to a private hospital in Kollupitiya with minor injuries for treatment, police said.

Preliminary investigations have revealed that Rakitha has failed to control the speed of the vehicle.