Leader of the Democratic National Alliance Sarath Fonseka today paid of the fine that had been imposed on him by the Colombo High Court in connection to the white flag case.
According to our courts correspondent Sarath Fonseka had been issued a receipt by court confirming his payment.
On the 18th of November 2011 Sarath Fonseka was conferred with a 3 year prison sentence & a 5000 rupee fine concurrent to the verdict of the white flag case.
Accordingly an appeal was filed against this verdict & the imposed fine had not been paid owing to this.
Consequently the fine was paid today, since the appeal which was filed had been withdrawn on the 21st of May.