Tangalle Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman made a statement from the defendant’s box today stating that he was not involved in the incident of murdering a British national within the Tangalle Hotel premises and sexually abusing his wife.
The Chairman testified when the case was heard before Colombo Chief High Courts Judge Rohini Walgama.
Tangalle PS chairman Sampath Pushpakumara Vidana-pathirana gave his testimony today stating that on the night of the incident he arrived at Nature Hotel to have his dinner.
He further stated that his opponents are trying to destroy his political life by making such false allegations since he entered politics at a young age.
The other 5 defendants also testified from the defendant’s box stating that they have no involvement with the incident.