Thirty one Hambantota demonstrators granted bail

Thirty one suspects in remand custody, including Parliamentarian Prasanna Ranaweera and Western Provincial councillor Upali Kodikkara, were granted bail today, November 13.

The individuals were arrested for staging a demonstration in Hambantota  violating court order.

The bail was granted after the individuals were produced before the Hambantota Magistrate’s Courts today.

The suspects were to be released on two sureties of  Rs. 500,000 each.