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Provincial councillor charged with making teacher kneel remanded

2013 Jul 26

The Anamaduwa Magistrate Court on Thursday decided to once again place former North Western Provincial Councillor Ananda Sarathkumara, who is charged with making a school teacher from the Navodya School in Navagaththegama kneel, in remand custody.


The former councillor was remanded until August 8 for violating bail conditions as well as influencing witnesses.


Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake issued the order taking into consideration the facts pointed out by the attorne's appearing on behalf the aggrieved party.

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